Class Dismissed - Extended Interview with Lisa Nielsen
Enjoy this extended interview with Lisa Nielsen from the film Class Dismissed. Lisa Nielsen writes for and speaks to audiences worldwide about the future of education. She’s frequently covered in the media for her views on “Passion (not data) Driven Learning,” “Thinking Outside the Ban” to harness the power of technology for learning, and using the power of social media to provide a voice to educators and students.Ms. Nielsen is a certified teacher and educational administrator at the NYC DOE and Columbia University to support learning in real and innovative ways. In addition to her blog, The Innovative Educator, her writing is featured in places such as the NY Times and the Huffington Post. She’s the author of the book Teaching Generation Text. Follow Lisa and her work at This interview has been edited for length & clarity. Running time 49 mins.