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Gever Tulley

5 out of 5

Founder of the Tinkering School & Brightworks School; Author of "50 Dangerous Things You Should Let Your Children Do"

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 Gever Tulley Biography

Gever Tulley is an American writer, speaker, educator, entrepreneur, and computer scientist. He is the founder of Tinkering School, afterschool and summer programs involving the use of real tools, materials, and problems to encourage students’ love of learning, curiosity about the world, tenacity to think big, and persistence to do amazing things. His work centers around the concept of students learning through building projects.

Tulley also founded created Brightworks, a K-12 private school in San Francisco where students explore an idea from multiple perspectives with the help of real-world experts, tools, and experiences; collaborate on projects driven by their curiosity; and share their findings with the world. Rather than tests, grades, and homework, Brightworks supports students as they create a detailed portfolio of their work.

Tulley is also the author of Fifty Dangerous Things (You Should Let Your Children Do), an activity book for children and parents to use for exploring the world around them, and Dangerism!: Why We Worry About the Wrong Things and What It’s Doing to Our Kids.

He has delivered multiple TED talks on his work, and has contributed articles for many online media outlets.

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50 Dangerous Things (You Should Let Your Children Do)

50 Dangerous Things (You Should Let Your Children Do)

Beware Dangerism! (Kindle Single) (TED Books)

Beware Dangerism! (Kindle Single) (TED Books)

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Gever Tulley

5 out of 5

Founder of the Tinkering School & Brightworks School; Author of "50 Dangerous Things You Should Let Your Children Do"

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Gever Tulley Biography

Gever Tulley is an American writer, speaker, educator, entrepreneur, and computer scientist. He is the founder of Tinkering School, afterschool and summer programs involving the use of real tools, materials, and problems to encourage students’ love of learning, curiosity about the world, tenacity to think big, and persistence to do amazing things. His work centers around the concept of students learning through building projects.

Tulley also founded created Brightworks, a K-12 private school in San Francisco where students explore an idea from multiple perspectives with the help of real-world experts, tools, and experiences; collaborate on projects driven by their curiosity; and share their findings with the world. Rather than tests, grades, and homework, Brightworks supports students as they create a detailed portfolio of their work.

Tulley is also the author of Fifty Dangerous Things (You Should Let Your Children Do), an activity book for children and parents to use for exploring the world around them, and Dangerism!: Why We Worry About the Wrong Things and What It’s Doing to Our Kids.

He has delivered multiple TED talks on his work, and has contributed articles for many online media outlets.

Gever Tulley Videos

  • The learning revolution has started | Gever Tulley | TEDxYouth ...
    A school without tests or grades, in an environment designed for learning, instead of designed for teaching. Gever Tulley's dreams of a different ...
  • TEDxBratislava - Gever TULLEY - Secrets of engagement-based ...
    Gever Tulley is a world renowned author, TED speaker and founder of Brightworks -- a one of a kind innovative ...
  • TEDxEast - Gever Tulley- The Curious Art of Fooling Around ...
    Gever Tulley takes us through his ideas of how tinkering can be a critical part of education. More specifically, Gever shares the ...

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  • How to book Gever Tulley?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Gever Tulley for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers. Fill out a booking request form for Gever Tulley, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Gever Tulley or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Gever Tulley?

    Booking fees for Gever Tulley, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Gever Tulley, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Gever Tulley?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Gever Tulley for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Gever Tulley for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Gever Tulley or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Gever Tulley or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Gever Tulley is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Gever Tulley for your event is $5,000 - $10,000. Gever Tulley generally travels from Montara, CA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Jon Bergmann, Eduardo Briceño, Alan November, Doug Lemov and Erin Gruwell. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Gever Tulley for an upcoming event.

Gever Tulley Speaker Videos

  • The learning revolution has started | Gever Tulley | TEDxYouth ...
    A school without tests or grades, in an environment designed for learning, instead of designed for teaching. Gever Tulley's dreams of a different ...
    TEDxBratislava - Gever TULLEY - Secrets of engagement-based ...
    Gever Tulley is a world renowned author, TED speaker and founder of Brightworks -- a one of a kind innovative ...
  • TEDxEast - Gever Tulley- The Curious Art of Fooling Around ...
    Gever Tulley takes us through his ideas of how tinkering can be a critical part of education. More specifically, Gever shares the ...
    TEDxAtlanta - Gever Tulley - Reimagining Education
    Gever Tulley urges us to stop thinking of education as something that we *do* to people, and start thinking of people as voracious self-directed ...
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