Salman Khan


  • Technology and learning

Sal Khan is the founder and CEO of Khan Academy, a nonprofit with the mission of “providing a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere.” Khan Academy is a learning platform which is comprised of practice exercises, instructional videos, dashboard analytics and teacher tools which empower learners in and outside of the classroom to study at their own pace. Khan Academy has over 26 million registered students and covers subjects from math to science, history, economics, computer science and more. Khan Academy is being translated into more than 36 languages and is used in 190 countries globally. Khan holds three degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School. He has been profiled by 60 Minutes, featured on the cover of Forbes Magazine, and recognized as one of TIME Magazine’s “100 Most Influential People in the World.” In late 2012, Khan released his book, “The One World Schoolhouse: Education Reimagined.”