Discovery Education, Texas ASCD, and TASA sponsored a Texas leadership summit focused on advancing digital learning and preparing students for the STEM opportunities and challenges of tomorrow’s world.
Future@Now Texas brought together Texas Education leaders, political leaders, and business leaders who shared real stories about their work to fuel student achievement and promote college and career readiness.
Full Archive of the Event
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View Individual Texas Future@Now Sessions
Digital Visionaries Speak – View the Archive
Hear from Districts that are on the cutting edge of launching digital textbook initiatives.
Live from a Digital Classroom – View the Archive
Get a unique sneak peek tour of a McKinney, TX elementary school digital classroom in action.
Creating Digital Learners by Supporting Digital Teachers – View the Archive
Texas K-12 teachers and Rep. Angie Chen Button provide best practice models and answer “How do we get there from here?”
Engaged Parents, Successful Transitions – View the Archive
Leon Pridgen, parent from Mooresville Graded School District, shares his experiences in engaging the community to drive transformation success.
Transformation Talk: Dr. Bernard A. Harris, Jr. – View the Archive
Astronaut, Physician, and President of the Harris Foundation talks about the STEM challenges facing our world and how we can prepare students for these emerging opportunities.
Today’s Students, Tomorrow’s Jobs – View the Archive
Hear why STEM, problem-solving skills, and critical thinking skills are important for the success of Texas’ economic future.
Transformation Talk and Closing Keynote: The Call to Action – View the Archive
Dr. Susan Simpson Hull, Grand Prairie ISD
Dr. Terry B. Grier, Ed.D.
Houston Independent School District
2013 Broad Prize Winner
Texas State Representative
Angie Chen Button
Dr. Susan Simpson Hull, Ph.D.
Grand Prairie Independent School District
Dr. Janis Jordan, Ed.D.
Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction
Corpus Christi Independent School District
Dr. Jeff Turner
Superintendent of Schools
Coppell Independent School District
Parent and Community Outreach Advisor