Innovative discussions and big ideas about connecting education,
jobs and West Virginia's future

 

Upcoming EDTalks

EDTalks Martinsburg
Thursday, May 18, 2017

EDTalks Parkersburg
Thursday, June 15, 2017

View Previous EDTalks

 

What is an EDTalk?
Dr. Amelia Courts
June 2014 

 

We must use every tool at our disposal to create & foster conscious
Andrea Santos
June 2016

 

What happens if we fail? We learn.
Kenneth Rehm
June 2016

 

Change & fundamental skills create STEM qualified employees
H. Wood "Woody" Thrasher
June 2016

 

You cannot become fixed on what you can and cannot do
Rochelle Goodwin
May 2016

 

Bringing Camp Into the Classroom
Phillip Ferrier
May 2016

 

Industry must be proactive to address the root cause of this issue 
Tim O'Neal 
May 2016

 

Nothing great has ever been accomplished without enthusiasm
Dr. Michael Martirano
June 2015 

 

The need for affordability in higher education
Gary White
June 2015 

 

How technology gives children a voice that matters
Dr. Illah Nourbakhsh
May 2015 

 

Preparing students to fill the needs of business and industry
Gail Adams
May 2015 

 

Schools can encourage students and inspire dreams
Alison Irvin
May 2015 

 

The art of adapting to a continually evolving education system
Erin Sponaugle
June 2014 

 

How partnerships can benefit education and the local economy
Dr. Wallace Boston
June 2014

 

Having the courage to do what is necessary to make life better
Dr. E. Gordon Gee
May 2014 

 

Be accountable for your own educational success
Sierra Cook
May 2014 

 

Media Coverage

The Exponent Telegram, June 11, 2016: Teacher of year, Thrasher among speakers at EDTalks event

WDTV – News 5, June 16, 2016: FSU Hosts West Virginia EDTalks Conference

WBOY – News 12, June 16, 2016: Ed Talks

WOAY – TV50, May 19, 2016: EDTalks Come To Beckley

WVU Tech, May 18, 2016: EdTalks Beckley connects business, industry and education

The Register-Herald, May 19, 2016: EDTalks series keys in on connecting education, jobs

WCHS - Channel 8, June 18, 2015: Link Between Education, Jobs, Discussed at Huntington Event

WV Public Broadcasting, June 18, 2015: EDTalks Poses Questions on Next Step in Education in W.Va.

The Herald Dispatch, June 19, 2015: Education leaders seek opportunities for students

WTRF - Channel 7, May 21, 2015: EDTalks Event Focuses On How Education And Jobs Connect to West Virginia’s Future

WTRF - Channel 7, May 12, 2015: EDTalks Wheeling to be held Thursday, May 21

APUS, Jun. 19, 2014: EDTalks Event Provides Insight On How Education And Jobs

The Journal, Jun. 20, 2104: Teacher of Year: Schools need community support

WVU Today, Apr. 15, 2014: Education Alliance hosts EDTalks with WVU President Gordon Gee

The State Journal, Apr. 17, 2014: Strengthening public education

Greater Morgantown, Apr. 30, 2014: EDTalk with Dr. E. Gordon Gee

 

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