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Open Learning Talks is a conversation series that brings together leaders in learning to discuss new research-based ideas, technologies, and efforts in education, at MIT and around the world.

Upcoming Talks


Open Learning Talks will return in the fall 2020 semester with a full schedule of exciting conversations!


Previous Talks

Thursday, April 29, 4pm

Reach Every Reader

MIT Open Learning and Harvard Graduate School of Education faculty and graduate students discuss the Reach Every Reader project, a collaboration between MIT, Harvard, and Florida State University.


Hip Hop, Technology, and Narrative

D. Fox Harrell and Rocky Bucano in conversation

Thursday, March 18, 4pm


Workforce Education: A New Roadmap

Sanjay Sarma and Bill Bonvillian in conversation

Tuesday, February 23, 3pm


Mindfulness, Mental Wellness, and Learning

John Gabrieli, Pattie Maes, and Pawan Sinha in conversation with Sanjay Sarma

January 25, 2021


AI Education: Research and Practice

Cynthia Breazeal and Eric Klopfer in conversation

December 8, 2020


Grasp: The Science Transforming How We Learn

Sanjay Sarma and Luke Yoquinto in conversation

October 7, 2020


Watch all videos in this series on YouTube.