Renowned Speakers

on the Saroyan Stage

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Salman Khan

Educator | Innovator

One World Schoolhouse: Education Reimagined

Date Pending | William Saroyan Theatre

Named one of​ Time’s​ “100 Most Influential People in the World,” Salman Khan’s visionary company began humbly with math tutorials posted on YouTube for his younger cousin. As founder and CEO of Khan Academy, Khan shares his vision of providing a free world-class education to anyone, anytime, anywhere through online educational videos already viewed over 1.7 billion times. Inspiring teachers and students alike, Khan has sparked a worldwide, educational phenomenon that offers personalized instruction on topics ranging from preschool math to precalculus, English language to economics, and coding to computer animation. Khan Academy empowers teachers to personalize instruction in the classroom and inspires students to accelerate their learning with a customized curriculum. By “flipping classrooms” using Khan Academy for direct instruction, teachers have more time to offer individual attention and design creative projects, while students can access Khan tutorials for free to master lessons. Khan’s goal? Create a one world schoolhouse that opens the doors of education to all.


Special Event

Please join us for our annual special evening event, featuring Salman Khan: One World Schoolhouse: Education Reimagined. (Date Pending) William Saroyan Theater. Lecture at 7:30pm. VIP reception beginning at 5:30 p.m.

We present the annual Town Hall Special Event in the spirit of thanks to our generous community donors and sponsors.

Evening event seats are reserved and must be purchased exclusively through Ticket Master; please make ticket orders through the Ticketmaster link on our website (Ticketmaster fees apply). No additional fees will be charged if purchased in person at the Fresno Convention Center Box Office: 700 ”M“ Street, Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

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