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Sal Khan, the founder of Khan Academy, loves to learn. So when schools closed, he began hosting a livestream series, Homeroom with Sal, where he brought on fascinating people from the worlds of education, technology, and more, to ask them questions about their chosen fields and their philosophies of life. We took some of our favorite conversations from that livestream and curated them as this podcast!

Homeroom with Sal Khan Khan Academy

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Sal Khan, the founder of Khan Academy, loves to learn. So when schools closed, he began hosting a livestream series, Homeroom with Sal, where he brought on fascinating people from the worlds of education, technology, and more, to ask them questions about their chosen fields and their philosophies of life. We took some of our favorite conversations from that livestream and curated them as this podcast!

    Homeroom with Sal & Martha Jones

    Homeroom with Sal & Martha Jones

    On the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, we celebrated and learned about the history of women’s voting rights with Martha Jones, JD, PhD, as our guest on Homeroom With Sal. As a historian, writer, and commentator, Jones focuses on how black Americans have shaped the history of American democracy. Recorded live on August 18, […]

    • 36 min
    Homeroom with Sal and John Stankey

    Homeroom with Sal and John Stankey

    How might we bridge the digital divide? John Stankey, CEO of AT&T, joins Sal on Homeroom to discuss possible solutions and how better access to broadband can help students and teachers stay engaged in education. Recorded live on December 1, 2020. See the original livestream on YouTube. For more information visit: https://keeplearning.khanacademy.org Khan Academy is […]

    • 31 min
    Homeroom with Sal and Dan Roth

    Homeroom with Sal and Dan Roth

    What impact will the global coronavorus pandemic have on the future of work, and what role can education play to prepare students for a changing workforce? Dan Roth, editor in chief of the professional networking platform LinkedIn, shares his advice. Note that there were audio issues toward the end of the recording, so we’ve done […]

    • 31 min
    Homeroom with Sal & Neel Kashkari

    Homeroom with Sal & Neel Kashkari

    How can the Federal Reserve System help increase equity in education? Neel Kashkari, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis joined Sal to discuss the different investments and policy changes that can be made to ensure all students have an equal access to education. Recorded live on February 2, 2021. See the original livestream […]

    • 29 min
    Homeroom with Sal & Magnus Carlsen

    Homeroom with Sal & Magnus Carlsen

    We’re taking the education from the classroom onto the chess table. Champions Chess Tour Champion Magnus Carlsen, joins Sal to talk strategy, focus, and whether or not Sal can beat Magnus in an upcoming rematch. Recorded live on March 12, 2021. See the original livestream on YouTube. For more information visit: https://keeplearning.khanacademy.org Khan Academy is […]

    • 40 min
    Empowering Young Women with Susan Wojcicki

    Empowering Young Women with Susan Wojcicki

    On #InternationalWomensDay​ 2021, YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki joined Homeroom with Sal for a conversation to discuss Susan’s favorite things about YouTube, how a childhood love of arts and crafts drew her to a career in tech, and her answers to questions from girls about how to overcome obstacles and achieve their goals. Premiered on March […]

    • 37 min

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