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 & David Siegel
How can we support our humanity as technology takes an ever-increasing role in our lives? David Siegel, Co-Founder of Two Sigma and Chairman of Siegel Family Endowment, joins Homeroom with Sal for a wide-ranging conversation on technology, the future of work, and the role of education. Livestreamed on July 14, 2021. See the original stream […]
Homeroom with Sal & Anant Agarwal
Continuing our conversation series with the Yidan Prize Foundation Council of Luminaries, Anant Agarwal, CEO of edX joins Homeroom with Sal to talk about the exciting potential for online learning and how it can impact the future of the workforce. Livestreamed on June 24, 2021. See the original stream on YouTube. For more information visit: […]
Ed Talks with Barbara Oakley, Phd
How can habit-based learning be the key to education? On Khan Academy Ed Talks, Professor and Author of “Learning How to Learn”, Barbara Oakley, Phd joins Khan Academy Chief Learning Officer, Kristen DiCerbo. They’ll discuss the importance of subconscious and habitual learning. Streamed live on June 15, 2021. Watch the original livestream on YouTube. For […]
Ed Talks with Dan Willingham, PhD
How can we foster intellectual bravery in young students? On this edition of Khan Academy Ed Talks, University of Virginia professor, and author, Dan Willingham, Ph.D., joins Khan Academy Chief Learning Officer, Kristen DiCerbo. They discuss the foundations to building confidence in learning. Streamed live on April 21, 2021. See the original stream on YouTube. […]
Ed Talks featuring Dr. Jharrett Bryantt
In this Khan Academy Ed Talk, Sal welcomes Dr. Jharrett Bryantt, Assistant Superintendent of Houston Independent School District. They discuss what is being learned about postsecondary success during the COVID pandemic. Live streamed on December 10, 2020. See the original video on YouTube. For more information visit: https://keeplearning.khanacademy.org Khan Academy is a nonprofit with a […]
Homeroom with Sal, Carol Dweck, PhD, & Vicky Colbert
To kick off an exciting series of live conversations featuring members of the Yidan Prize Foundation Council of Luminaries, author and psychologist Carol Dweck and founder and director of Fundación Escuela Nueva, Vicky Colbert, join Homeroom with Sal. They’ll talk about the post-pandemic classroom and the evolving role of the teacher. The Yidan Prize Foundation […]
Watched madam Vice President and listened to you and Mrs Gates. Couldn’t be a better day.
thank you mr. khan
you are an inspiration and an example to all. I applaud you. Keep up the good work.
Mr. Khan is an inspiration. I’d love to have him as a guest on my own podcast one day! Great job Khan Academy!