Dr. Jenny Grant Rankin is a Mensan and Fulbright Specialist with two doctorates (a Ph.D. and L.H.D) who has delivered approximately 200 keynotes and lectures (such as for University of Cambridge, TED, and national research associations) and served on many panels (like for the NSF and even International Comic-Con). She has written 11 books and over 140 papers and articles. Dr. Rankin’s many media appearances include NBC News, National Public Radio (NPR), O: The Oprah Magazine, Newsweek, Good Housekeeping, Huffington Post (HuffPost), The Washington Post, U.S. News & World Report, Reader’s Digest, The San Diego Union Tribune, The Orange County Register, and congressional testimonies to inform legislation. Her honors include winning Teacher of the Year (she previously served as a teacher, assistant principal, district administrator, and chief education & research officer) and being honored multiple times by the U.S. White House (for example, the American flag was once flown over the White House / Capitol Building in honor of Dr. Rankin and her contributions to the field). Her most frequent speaking topics are at https://jennyrankin.com/contact, her full bio is at https://jennyrankin.com/bio, and her press page is at https://jennyrankin.com/press.


Ph.D., L.H.D., and B.A. See https://jennyrankin.com/education

Other Publications

11 books and 143 papers and articles. See https://jennyrankin.com/publications

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    Upcoming Talks and Conferences

    Not counting her classes or media interviews, Dr. Rankin has delivered 195 keynote speeches and other presentations at 68 different venues in 7 countries. These include a TED Talk at TEDxTUM and appearances at other TEDx events, as well as presentations at ACSD conferences, American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Meetings, International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Conference, Mensa Annual Gathering, National Science Foundation (NSF) STEM INCLUDES Conference, U.S. Department of Education conferences, and many others. She also presents at mainstream events, such as serving as a panelist (on a Mensa panel concerning science and research) at International Comic-Con. See https://jennyrankin.com/speeches

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