"A world class speaker." Maureen Geddes, Vice President,
Ontario Speakers Association
"So good I started applauding half-way through." Dr. Janet K. Lewis,
Office of the Executive Director, South Dakota Board of Regents, Pierre,
"Excellent. I felt as though I were in church - - I kept wanting to
say Amen. It is the right message!" Dr. John R. Loch, Youngstown State
University, Youngstown, Ohio
More than 200 presentations, keynotes, speeches and seminars in Australia,
Japan, Russia, United Arab Emirates, Germany, England, and throughout
the United States and Canada.
New! Smart Boys, Bad Grades Why only 35% of college
students are men
One of the most serious educational issues of our times, only Wm. A.
Draves knows why only 35% of college students are men, and what to do
A scanned image of the article "Smart Boys, Bad Grades" as
published in the July 2002 edition of the American School Board Journal
can be found here.
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Your Pyramid is Collapsing
How the workplace and organizations of the 20th century are now dysfunctional
and crumbling, being replaced by a more efficient and effective workplace
for the 21st century.
How the Internet is Changing How We Learn
Half of all learning in the 21st century will be online. Come discover
how the Internet can deliver cognitive learning Better than face-to-face
classes, and how we should be learning, teaching and delivering education
to meet the needs of today.
Between 1900-1920, the whole world changed. It is happening once again,
between 2000-2020. With stories about the Wizard of Oz; Frankfort, Kansas;
and The Gibson Girl, Draves illuminates the present by taking you back
to the time of your great grandparents.
Recent Presentations (selected)
10th Annual Lifelong Learning Symposium Conference, Takamatsu, Japan (first foreigner to keynote the conference)
Inter-state Federation of Postgraduate Education, Moscow, Russia (only foreigner to address the conference)
Inter-American University of Puerto Rico, San German, Puerto Rico
Universidad de Autonoma, Guadalajara
16th Annual Distance Learning and Teaching Conference, Madison, Wisconsin
American Council on Pharmaceutical Education, Phoenix, Arizona
Colorado Continuing Education Association
Professional Convention Management Association annual conference, Nashville
American Society for Training and Development annual conference, St. Louis
National Community Education Association annual conference, Las Vegas, Nevada
American Association for Adult and Continuing Education annual conference, Philadelphia, PA
Minister of Higher Education, United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Online Learning annual conference, Los Angeles
Also available for seminars on marketing, teaching, online courses, needs assessment, and other topics.
For Speaking Engagements
Contact William Draves via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org