XSEED Howard Gardner’s India Tour
XSEED hosted Professor Howard Gardner in India 2012 to tour the country for three weeks. The legendary professor of cognitive psychology at the Harvard Graduate School of Education is considered among the most influential public intellectuals and thinkers in the world.
Known as the father of the theory of “Multiple Intelligences”, Howard Gardner addressed over 3500 educators, business leaders, teachers, and students.
He spoke on a range of topics including child centered education, creativity, good work, and different kinds of minds for the future in an era of globalization.
He was accompanied by his wife and collaborator, Professor Ellen Winner, who is an expert on gifted children. Professor Gardner also engaged in discussions and meetings with key academics and policymakers and visited several schools, NGOs, and public institutions