Dr. Ai Addyson-Zhang is a self-described “Disruptive Educator.” After achieving her career goal of teaching at the college level, she became disillusioned with our education system, and came to the conclusion that her only choice was to get out … altogether, and start educating from a completely different angle, from a “Classroom Without Walls.”  

We interviewed Dr. Ai about her approach to online learning and preparing students for their future careers in innovative ways, such as through the use of social media.

Read or watch the third part of our interview with Dr. Ai, and feel free to comment below with any questions; I’ll pass them along to her. (Need to catch up? Watch or read part 1 of the interview.)

You can watch the video interview above with or without subtitles, or read this transcript:

Ai Addyson-Zhang, Ph.D., Disruptive Educator

Ai Addyson-Zhang, Ph.D., Disruptive Educator

AI: And last but not least in terms of mindset, we work with the students. We teach them how to do journaling and how to do positive affirmations. You don’t say, “I want this” because from a neuroscience perspective when you say you want something, it means there is a separation betwe