Year in Review 2015: Education 21 people
Linda Cliatt-Wayman / $6,750 - $12,750
Educator and Principal of Strawberry Mansion High School
Simon Sinek / $115,000 - $150,000
World-Renowned Leadership Expert & Best-Selling Author
Malala Yousafzai / $149,500 - $200,000
Youngest-Ever Nobel Prize Laureate; Pakistani Activist for Female Education; Author of "I Am Malala"
Timothy Shriver / $15,000 - $25,750
Chairman and CEO, Special Olympics
Ziauddin Yousafzai / $49,500 - $62,500
Co-founder of the Malala Fund
Bill Nye / $49,250 - $93,750
AKA Bill Nye the Science Guy; Science Communicator, TV Presenter, and Mechanical Engineer
Dale Russakoff / $1,250 - $5,750
Former Washington Post Reporter, Author of "The Prize"
Richard Elmore / $8,250 - $12,000
The Gregory R. Anrig Research Professor of Educational Leadership in the Harvard Graduate School of Education
Lisa Nielsen / $6,000 - $13,000
The Innovative Educator
Mayim Bialik / $59,500 - $90,000
Neuroscientist & Star of "The Big Bang Theory"
Slavoj Žižek / $13,500
The Mona Mourshed talk on solving global unemployment explains the different viewpoints held by young people, educators and employers.
Patrick Awuah / $9,250 - $125,750
Education Entrepreneur, Founder & President of Ashesi University College
Quality education for young people in developing countries
Nadia Lopez / $7,500 - $12,500
Principal of Brooklyn’s Matt Hall Bridges Academy, Made Famous by ‘Humans of New York’
Freeman Hrabowski / $12,250 - $18,750
President of the University of Maryland, Baltimore
Neil deGrasse Tyson / $122,000
Renowned Astrophysicist & Director of Hayden Planetarium and host of "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey"
Michelle Rhee / $50,000
Founder & CEO, StudentsFirst
Lawrence Lessig / $34,250 - $56,000
Director, Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, Harvard University; Professor of Law, Harvard Law School
Brian Greene / $33,350 - $45,250
Quantum Gravity and String Theory Physicist; Founder of World Science U
2015 National Teacher of the Year