Skip to contentContribute to ReadWriteThink / RSS / FAQs / Site Demonstrations / Contact Us / About Us

 

 

What’s Happening With ReadWriteThink

Network With Us

Network With Us

Network With Us

Join us on Facebook to get the latest news and updates.

Become a Fan

 

Contribute to ReadWriteThink

ReadWriteThink couldn't publish all of this great content without literacy experts to write and review for us. If you've got lessons plans, activities, or other ideas you'd like to contribute, we'd love to hear from you.

More

 

HomeAbout UsNews

News | October 13, 2011

Finding Inspiration from Education: Dr. Ben Carson

 

Thinkfinity Education Speaker Series

October 18, 2011 – Ben Carson

 

Verizon Thinkfinity is proud to announce the Thinkfinity Education Speaker Series – bringing the most interesting voices in education to you.

The video series continues on October 18, 2011, with Dr. Ben Carson, the youngest major division director at Johns Hopkins Hospital, and first neurosurgeon to separate craniopagus twins.

Dr. Carson’s video interview will feature his experiences as a student and the influences that inspired him to become a neurosurgeon. The interview will also discuss the importance of education, as well as Carson’s achievements.

Dr. Carson can be heard live through Thinkfinity’s online community, and his interview will be archived for later use.  To view these video interviews, a login to the Thinkfinity Community is required, but registration is free.

Thinkfinity Community brought to you by Verizon Thinkfinity, connects thousands of educators in providing resources for the classroom, social networking tools, and newsfeeds on the latest educational news.  For more information about the Education Speaker Series and events offered by Thinkfinity, visit Verizon Thinkfinity and Thinkfinity Community.