Kathleen McClaskey (@khmmc) is Founder of Make Learning Personal, Co-Founder of Personalize Learning, LLC and co-author of bestsellers Make Learning Personal and How to Personalize Learning: A Practical Guide for Getting Started and Going Deeper. Kathleen began her career in educational technology in 1983 where she envisioned that “Computers were the great equalizer”. She will tell you that she has realized that vision and it is what drives her work in personalized learning. Today, Kathleen is an innovative leader, education technologist, keynoter, professional developer, and Universal Design for Learning (UDL) consultant with over 30 years experience in creating learner-centered environments as a teacher, K-12 administrator, graduate instructor and consultant. She is passionate in empowering learners with tools, skills and learning strategies so they become independent self-directed learners with agency who are future ready for college, career and life. Kathleen coined the phrase: “Every child on the planet is a learner”. With that understanding, she continues on her mission for educators to discover the learner in every child and to level the playing field for all learners. In January 2017, she joined Education Reimagined’s Pioneer Lab with other pioneering educators to help create a national movement to transform education by developing learner-centered environments everywhere. You can learn more about Kathleen and her work by visiting kathleenmcclaskey.com.