Can technology do everything for us? Tom doesn’t think so. While he makes a full embrace of technology, he’s discovered some things that it seems to be taking away, that it turns out we really need. Let’s hear some ideas about getting that back.
Tom Krieglstein is a speaker and writer on increasing student engagement and fostering student retention. He has worked with schools worldwide through his leadership program, Dance Floor Theory. As the founder of Swift Kick, Tom has dedicated his life to training campus leaders on how to create a culture of engagement where every student feels welcomed, connected and engaged. He also co-authored six student affairs books, including “First Year Student to First Year Success.” On a personal note, he once stopped traffic on the Golden Gate Bridge, was featured on the Tofurkey box, and was on the Oprah show, but then cut from the Oprah show.