Thursday, June 6 –
Morning Keynote – James Sanders
James Sanders is the founder and CEO of Breakout EDU, the immersive learning games platform. Previously, James was a White House Presidential Innovation Fellow where he led the development of Future Ready Schools and the White House Film Festival. James got his start in education as a middle school history teacher in South Los Angeles where he worked with Google to pilot and launch Chromebooks for education.
Friday, June 7 –
Morning Keynote – Denis Sheeran
Denis Sheeran the author of two books for teachers, Instant Relevance, Using Today’s Experiences to Teach Tomorrow’s Lessons, and Hacking Mathematics: 10 Problems That Need Solving. He travels across the country delivering keynotes, full day workshops, and small group professional development to teachers and administrators. Denis has a Masters Degree in Educational Leadership and a Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics Education with a minor in Music and is an adjunct Professor of Statistics at the County College of Morris in Randolph, NJ. Before becoming the Director of Student Achievement for the Weehawken Township School District in Weehawken, NJ, Denis taught high school math, from Algebra to Advanced Placement, for thirteen years at Lake Forest High School in Lake Forest, Illinois and supervised the mathematics programs in Sparta, Edison, and Chatham NJ.