FEATURES SUPPLEMENT: The Leadership Issue The Big Ten Some of our honorees have been working in education for decades. Others have only appeared on the edtech scene far more recently. All of them are making a lasting impact on the future of U.S. schools. Reported by Holly Aguirre. Leaders of the Year Meet the four winners of the Tech & Learning 2014 Leader of the Year contest. Also included are Honorable Mention winners. By Ellen Ullman: Leader of the Year: Carl Hooker Leader of the Year: Lisa Gonzales Leader of the Year: Debra Jackson Leader of the Year: Txe Kolstad The Leadership Issue: Honorable Mentions
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