Anindya Kundu has been building a reputation as a rising scholar in sociology and education studies. His work on student agency and grit has received demand for keynote presentations from institutions of higher education, school districts, and various conferences. He brings an engaging, serious yet lighthearted approach to discussing the most pressing topics in today’s education climate and is sure to be a memorable addition to your event. To book, inquire here.
Anindya has keynoted, or will deliver a keynote, in the following cities:
- Pittsburgh, PA
- Dayton, OH
- Orange, CA
- Fort Lauderdale,
- Washington D.C
- Denver, CO
Watch Anindya’s TED Talk below, which aired on 9/25/2017:
Topics of expertise: Education; Sociology; Achievement Gap; Race and Inequality; Teaching and Learning; Agency; Grit
“Anindya is a charismatic speaker. His passion and empathy make him an especially effective communicator!” – Dr. Angela Duckworth, psychologist and author of NYT Bestseller, GRIT: The Power of Passion and Perseverance
“Anindya is a visionary researcher who will undoubtedly impact institutional change within our schools.” – Tammy Darling, Social Studies & Psychology Teacher in Lexington, MA.
“Anindya engaged the audience of educational leaders with concrete and inspirational stories grounded in reality that could be analyzed through the research. Practical, moving, and fresh.” – Rosa Apodaca, Senior Fellow, University of Pittsburgh, Institute for Learning
Live at The Moth in New York City:
Keynote Address: University of Pittsburgh Institute for Learning, Designing for Difference Conference. Topic “Provoke Student Voice, Agency, Deeper Learning”
NYU MLK Oratorical Contest: