Crafting Kaleidoscopes

Identities are like kaleidoscopes, made up of many tiny pieces that come together to create unique images. Educators have the power to help students craft their kaleidoscopes every day. Together, we will explore stories of identity and learn how to foster environments that empower each student to represent and feel proud of their identity.

Don't Foster the Imposter

In this interactive keynote, Ari will share stories of imposter syndrome and how to move past it to enhance your self-worth. Whether you're a student or an educator, there are strategies you can use to help remind yourself that you are valid and worthy of the opportunities and roles life presents to you. This talk was originally given at the Google Certified Innovator Academy in Los Angeles and can be tailored to meet your organization's needs.

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Every day it seems like there's a new technology tool or district initiative to learn about, and at the end of a long school day, it can seem overwhelming. This has only been compounded by the impacts of remote and hybrid learning. Worse yet, when generation labels are thrust upon us, it only magnifies our self-doubt and insecurities. So how do we overcome the changing educational landscape for the benefit of our students? We come together to and build each other up and remember the technology is not the number one priority. Being our best selves for our students is.