Daring Dozen 2008 Map
A teacher whose own experience led him to create Donorschoose.org, a system that connects educators in need of supplies with folks who are willing to donate them.
Career teacher and astronaut who took a trip to the International Space Station aboard the space shuttle, carrying cinnamon basil seeds for project learning back on Earth.
Technology helps her to promote learning as an antidote to violence.
Bring positive social change through technology integration.
As the head of GenYES, he is harnessing student-led technology support for the benefit of whole school communities -- in the U.S. and abroad.
Delivering high quality education as broadly as technology will allow.
Douglas D. Christensen
An early critic of NCLB, Nebraska\'s state commissioner of education is implementing a new and innovative approach to student assessment
Organizing students who use technology to interact and collaborate as global citizens
Making learning happen in a war-torn land using shortwave radio.
Using Web-based programs rich in cultural heritage to bridge people and continents.
Creating intranet ties to bind a nation\'s schools.
An important educational philosopher who has advocated intellectual adventure and risk in the pursuit of knowledge for three decades.
As chancellor of schools in Washington, D.C., this young teacher tackles one of the toughest jobs in education armed with some of the boldest reforms.
A budding teacher who played a key role in creating the school in her community where she will start her career.
This New Jersey school superintendent plans to make technology a part of education for all students -- starting as early as prekindergarten
Roger P. Weissberg
A leading advocate of social and emotional learning strives to give this important level of intelligence an official place in every classroom.
An award-winning teacher, and former chemical engineer, who teaches science in project-centered, student-centered classes.
The founding president of Green for All hopes to train students for jobs in an economy focused on sustainability