Year in Review 2015: Education 21 people
Patrick Awuah / $9,250 - $125,750
Education Entrepreneur, Founder & President of Ashesi University College
Brian Greene / $33,350 - $45,250
Quantum Gravity and String Theory Physicist; Founder of World Science U
Lawrence Lessig / $34,250 - $56,000
Director, Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, Harvard University; Professor of Law, Harvard Law School
Bill Nye / $49,250 - $93,750
The Science Guy
Simon Sinek / $99,250 - $125,000
World-Renowned Leadership Expert & Best-Selling Author
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
Mayim Bialik / $59,500 - $90,000
Neuroscientist & Star of "The Big Bang Theory"
Timothy Shriver / $15,000 - $25,750
Chairman and CEO, Special Olympics
Slavoj Žižek / $13,500
Malala Yousafzai / $99,750 - $200,500
Pakistani Student Who Spoke For Freedom and Education, Author of "I Am Malala"
Quality education for young people in developing countries
The Mona Mourshed talk on solving global unemployment explains the different viewpoints held by young people, educators and employers.
Ziauddin Yousafzai / $49,500 - $62,500
Co-founder of the Malala Fund
Nadia Lopez / $7,500 - $12,500
Principal of Brooklyn’s Matt Hall Bridges Academy, Made Famous by ‘Humans of New York’
Linda Cliatt-Wayman / $6,750 - $12,750
Educator and Principal of Strawberry Mansion High School
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
Dale Russakoff / $1,250 - $5,750
Former Washington Post Reporter, Author of "The Prize"
2015 National Teacher of the Year