Pearson - Director of Thought Leadership
Laurie Forcier leads Pearson's global thought leadership series, “Open Ideas.” She has nearly 20 years of experience in the education sector, covering research, evaluation, policy, and administration. In her role at Pearson, she translates world-class education research into forward-looking pieces that are practical and accessible, creative and inspirational. Previously she served as Senior Academic Projects Manager to the Dean of the Harvard Graduate School of Education. She is the co-editor of Improving the Odds for America’s Children: Future Directions in Policy and Practice (Harvard Education Press, 2014), and co-author of Intelligence Unleashed: An Argument for AI in Education (Pearson, 2016).