Speaker / Editorial Committee

Alex Beard

Senior Director, Global Learning Lab

Teach for All

About Alex

Alex started out as a teacher in a London comprehensive, then joined a growing global network working to ensure the next generation fulfills its potential. Today he’s fortunate to spend his time travelling the world in search of the future of learning, writing about his experiences for the Guardian, Financial Times, Evening Standard, Independent and Wired. His book Natural Born Learners is a user’s guide to transforming learning in the twenty-first century, taking readers on a mind-altering global tour into the future of education, from Silicon Valley to Seoul, Helsinki to Hounslow.