don buckley

don buckley

innovator, design thinker, freelance professor, entrepreneur, world traveller

Co-founder, Tools at Schools  and REWIND RESET FORWARD
don buckley is dedicated to creating new possibilities
in education. Working in collaboration with some of the world’s leading educational institutions, he uses design thinking to turn intractable problems into game-changing solutions.
don is an author, public speaker, and workshop facilitator who appears regularly at top industry events including TEDx, NAIS, NYSAIS CAIS, NWAIS, EduCon, COSEN, PAIS, ISAS, NCGS, EARCOS, INNOVATED, The  Global Education Conference,  PBS, and Edutopia.
don is the author of Interactive Science , the first web-based science series for schools, published by Pearson. He is  also featured in the book  
Blended Leadership – Six Simple Beliefs for Leading Online and Off, published by Wiley.

don is based in New York City and on the faculty of Teachers College, Columbia University.  For more information, find him on Linkedin, Twitter and Instagram.

Why do you want to be a part of the HundrED Community?

to network and learn from the group

How can education support students to flourish?

by giving students access to innovation, creativity, imagination and entrepreneurship

What role does innovation play in education change?

i'ts absolutely essential to be able to navigate ambiguity, learn from others, synthesize information, experiment rapidly, move between the concrete and abstract, build craft intentionally, communicate deliberately, design your design work - all via dSchool at Stanford

Three HundrED innovations you love. (and Why?)

not sure yet since I'm new to this group and don't know much about it yet- I'll explore and let you know.

Three innovations you would love for HundrED to know about. (and Why?)

dogs have been trained to detect COVID-19 from sweat on our skin and have started trial testing at the Helsinki Airport, clothing can be made from pomegranate peels which is completely biodegradable Dysons Lightcycle Morph is the worlds smartest light