Frederick Hess is an educator, political scientist and author, who studies K-12 and higher education issues and consults nationwide.
Areas of expertise
21st Century Skills
Leadership in the Digital Age
Breakthrough Leadership in the Digital Age: Today’s most successful school leaders are truly “learning engineers:” creative thinkers who redefine their problems and design new ways to better serve kids’ success. Technology plays a critical role, but it’s the creative reinvention of schools, systems, and classrooms that has to come first. In this powerful seminar, best-selling author and education policy experts Rick Hess and Bror Saxberg show you how to become your school's learning engineer. Using cutting-edge research about the science of learning as a framework, attendees will be able to:
Identify specific learning problems that need solving
Devise smarter ways to address them
Implement technology-enabled, not technology-driven, solutions