A life-long dancer and previous professional performer, Sara was a Fulbright Scholar in Bogotá when she authored and evaluated the original Move This World curriculum. Today she remains Founder & CEO of Move This World, an SEL program which empowers students to establish and maintain healthy relationships.
A graduate of the University of Virginia, Sara is a 2016 Stevie Award Winner for “Female Innovator of the Year” and a Global Shaper with the World Economic Forum. She has presented at conferences across 5 continents and been featured in Forbes, The Washington Post, The Guardian, Huffington Post, among others.
Join Sara LaHayne as she discusses the colliding worlds of technology and social connection within our school systems. Over the past decade it has become abundantly clear; students increasingly need support in navigating the complex realities of our world and teachers need a robust toolkit in order to help get them there. By leveraging technology to facilitate social emotional learning in a meaningful and consistent way, students and teachers have the tools they need to develop essential SEL skills, foster moments of connection and provide space for individual reflection. Discover how your district can leverage technology to create equitable social emotional learning opportunities in order to help students develop into confident adults who will lead impactful, fulfilling and happy lives.