Diverse Learners Coalition - Co-Founder
Ben Gurewitz is currently a freshman at the University of California-Davis. He seeks to use his experiences having learning differences as a platform to create change within our education system and our greater world. This is Ben’s second time speaking at SXSWEDU as he strives to further explore what it means to have an educational system that recognizes diversity. Gurewitz is an active participant in Student Voice, and a co-founder of the Diverse Learners Coalition, A student facilitated movement that strives to improve education for those who have diverse learning profiles. Ben has also been active participant in the Learning Differences community, advocating for access to education that many different learners deserve but do not receive.