It all started with an idea
School of Humanity was founded from a place of inspiration of what
education could be.
Raya Bidshahri is an award-winning entrepreneur
In 2019, she was been featured by the BBC as one of the 100 most influential and inspiring women globally. She was the main award winner for the Next Generation Foresight Practioner’s Award, organized by the School of International Futures and supported by the Omidyar network. The awards recognize those whose leadership efforts shape the future and improve lives.
Raya’s professional experiences include collaborating with governments and education providers to ideate and execute revolutionary education models for the 21st-century world. She sits on the advisory board of multiple EdTech companies.
She has spoken at more than 60 conferences in 12 countries, including G20/Y20 Summit, Expo 2020, EduTech Singapore and many more.
She completed her degree in Neuroscience at Boston University, after which she decided to pursue her mission of reimagining education.