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Elisa Villanueva Beard and Carlos Moreno
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Watch Teach For America CEO Elisa Villanueva Beard’s Featured Session at SXSW EDU

In conversation with Big Picture Learning Co-Executive Director Carlos Moreno, Elisa discusses the future of educational equity and excellence.

May 18, 2021

The TFA Editorial Team

The rapidly evolving education landscape took center stage in March at SXSW EDU’s first-ever entirely digital event. The closing day featured a powerful conversation between Teach For America CEO Elisa Villanueva Beard and Big Picture Learning Co-Executive Director Carlos Moreno, focusing on the leadership needed to reinvent teaching and learning for the future.

Elisa and Carlos tackled questions like: How can we develop the next generation of diverse, equity-oriented leaders in the field? What should classrooms of the future look like? How can we move away from a one-size-fits-all model and meet every student where they are, build on their unique aspirations and strengths, and meet their unmet needs?

Watch these two dynamic educators who are helping to define a new era in education leadership:

SXSW EDU: Educator Leadership for Equity and Justice