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How Design & Technology Education Empowers Students To Excel In Real Life | Ryan Ball | Youth Made Initiative

Join Ryan Ball, Founder of Youth Made Initiative from Malaysia as he explores how educators can make changes in their teachings to give students the best opportunities and to show the importance of Design & Technology education.

This video first appeared on our Facebook page on March 13th, as part of the HundrED WEBday series.


Who is Ryan Ball?

Ryan Ball is a teacher, illustrator, designer and founder of Youth Made Initiative. He has been teaching for 18 years in various countries around the world and is currently Head of Design & Technology at Garden International School in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Ryan has a wealth of experience in Design & Technology education: - He is an Ofqual consultant for D&T, authored a range of CGP revision guides used in schools around the world, a member of the Institute of Engineering & Technology, AQA examiner, Autodesk Authorised User, Google Educator and F1 in Schools ‘In Country Coordinator’ for South East Asian International Schools. He has been an invited speaker at GESS Dubai, Autodesk University Asia, and BETT Asia. He has recently completed his MA in illustration and his first book will be published later this year.


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