Panel: Why building students’ social networks is critical


January 17, 2019

In this live-streamed event hosted by Big Picture Learning and HERE to HERE, a program that aims to build interest and passion-based career-pathways for 14-24 year-olds in the South Bronx, author Julia Freeland Fisher discusses her new book and why it’s not just what students know, but whom they know, that unlocks their full potential.

Julia is the director of education research at the Clayton Christensen Institute. Her work aims to educate policymakers and community leaders on the power of disruptive innovation in the K-12 and higher education spheres. Be sure to check out her new book, "Who You Know: Unlocking Innovations That Expand Students' Networks"