Monday, December 05, 2011

Live Tuesday: A Conversation with Melia Dicker of "Reschool Yourself"

Join me Tuesday, December 6th, for another live and interactive webinar as Melia Dicker joins us for a conversation about education change--both personal and institutional. At age 28, Melia spent a year retracing her steps through her education from kindergarten through college in order to reboot her life and make a fresh start. She called the project Reschool Yourself and documented the experience on her blog ( Melia spent four years as Co-Founder and Co-Director of Spark, a California nonprofit organization that matches youth with apprenticeships in their dream jobs. She is currently the Communications Director of IDEA, the Institute for Democratic Education in America, which collaborates with communities around the country to reclaim and reinvent education.

Date: Tuesday, December 6th, 2011
Time: 5pm Pacific / 8pm Eastern / 12am (next day) GMT (international times here)
Duration: 1 hour
Location: In Blackboard Collaborate (formerly Elluminate). Log in at The Blackboard Collaborate room will be open up to 30 minutes before the event if you want to come in early. To make sure that your computer is configured for Blackboard Collaborate, please visit the support and configuration page. Recordings of the session will be posted within a day of the event at the event page.
Recordings: The full Blackboard Collaborate recording is available at and a portable .mp3 audio recording is at
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