High-school student calls for reforms in education, live on WizIQ

March 27, 2013 (PRLEAP.COM) Education News
Chandigarh, India — (March 27, 2013) - Nikhil Goyal, a 17-year-old author and speaker, who has taken up a greater responsibility for starting a learning revolution across America, will be in a conversation on WizIQ. This conversation will be broadcasted live via the WizIQ Virtual Classroom at 11:00 AM (EST) on March 29, 2013.

A young prodigy and author of the revolutionary book, 'One Size Does Not Fit All: A Student's Assessment of School', Nikhil has stir the American Education System with his ideas. He writes regular column for the Huffington Post, guest blogs for the New York Times, and contributes to NBC Education Nation. Nikhil has appeared on Fox Business Network: Varney & Co as well, and has spoken to thousands at conferences and TEDx events around the world from Qatar to Spain.

A student at Syosset High School in New York, he has been acclaimed as a future U.S. Secretary of Education by the Washington Post and has been honored with the 2013 Freedom Flame Award for his efforts in education. Luminaries like Dr. Martin Luther King and John Lewis have been the recipients of this award. He is also 2013 Forbes' 30 Under 30 and a guest lecturer at Baruch College.

Dr. Nellie Deutsch, a well known education expert, will present this session on WizIQ Conversations. More details about the conversation can be found at: http://www.wiziq.com/online-class/1172945-conversation-with-nikhil-goyal-reforming-the-education-system

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