Lee Watanabe-Crockett is an author, speaker, designer, inspirational thinker, and the creative force behind some of the most exciting transformations in education happening worldwide.
Lee Watanabe-Crockett is an optimist. He believes in a bright future and our ability to build it together through connection and compassion. He works with governments, education systems, international agencies, and corporations to help people and organizations connect to their highest purpose and realize their wishes for the future.
Lee believes in creating balance in the reality of a digital present and future. As such, living in Japan, he studies Aikido, Buddhism, and the Shakuhachi, a traditional Japanese bamboo ﬂute. Joyful curiosity is the foundation of his approach to creating vital learning environments for groups around the world.
His several best-selling books, including Literacy is NOT Enough, Growing Global Digital Citizens, and Mindful Assessment, have garnered many awards and are used in schools and universities around the world.
To learn more about Lee's work, visit globaldigitalcitizen.org or leewatanabecrockett.com, or follow @leecrockett on Twitter.