Benjamin Sheridan

Learning & Innovation Coach, Director of Learning, 407 Learning; Fellow, What School Could Be

Ben Sheridan is co-founder of 407 Learning. Ben has been an educator for 18 years, most of which have been at international schools in Thailand, India, Cambodia, Korea, and Indonesia. He has worked as a classroom teacher, learning innovation coach, technology coordinator, instructional designer, university lecturer, and consultant. In addition to teaching in P-12 schools, Ben has taught undergraduate and masters level courses in educational technology and design thinking. Ben is passionate about building professional learning experiences using sound pedagogy and innovative technology to accelerate learning. Ben believes technology can be leveraged to enhance learning, increase student motivation and engagement, and empower students to take control of their learning. Ben can often be found organizing and presenting at educational conferences. Ben is currently pursuing his Ph.D. in educational leadership through the University of Kentucky.