The keynotes by Ali Carr encourage audiences to rethink the current education systems in place around the world. Carr specifically focuses on the lagging performance of young boys in the classroom in comparison to young girls.
A former elementary school teacher, Carr now works at Penn State University in the College of Education. She lectures there and also works with graduate and doctoral students on coming up with ways to innovate and transform current learning methods. She also teaches online courses for teachers, hoping to shed light on various areas to improve the classroom.
The keynotes by Ali Carr not only inspire audiences of teachers and educators to transform the way they conduct their classrooms, but they also shed light on the important contrast between young girls and boys which are far too often overlooked.