Michael Gurian


  • Gender
  • Minority students
  • Professional development
  • Reading and literacy
  • STEM education

Michael Gurian is a renowned educator, lecturer, and TheNew York Times bestselling author of 28 books published in 22 languages. The Gurian Institute, which he co-founded, conducts research internationally, launches pilot programs and trains professionals. Gurian has pioneered efforts to bring neuro-biology and brain research into schools, homes, corporations and public policy. A number of his books have sparked national debate, including “The Wonder of Boys,” “The Wonder of Girls,” “Boys and Girls Learn Differently!” and “Leadership and the Sexes.” Gurian has been called “the people’s philosopher” for his ability to bring together scientific principles and people’s everyday lives.