SXSW EDU Studio: Dan Rather, Martin Rather, and Kevin Foster

Mar 9, 2023

11:00am – 11:30am CT

Learn more about the people and ideas shaping the future of education with SXSW EDU Studio Interviews hosted by Kari Byron.

Dan Rather, American newscaster and author who covered some of the most important historical events of his time, including the civil rights movement, the Vietnam War, and the Watergate scandal, during his four decades with CBS.

Martin Rather is the Co-Founder of the Rather Prize and a current student at Harvard Law School. He is a passionate advocate for equity in Texas education.

Dr. Kevin Foster is the Associate Chair of the African and African Diaspora Studies Department at The University of Texas at Austin. With the support of his project teams, Dr. Foster engages a wide range of activities related to student achievement. Over his career, Dr. Foster has worked in schools and in local, state and federal government, founded a non-profit organization, and authored dozens of publications.

For more on Teachers and Student Voices, don’t miss their session The Rather Prize: Innovative Ideas in TX Ed

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