FREEPORT — It was in May that Alicia Collin Duell received word she would be a guest speaker at the Information Society for Technology and Education (ISTE) national stage, where she would speak before more than 20,000 people at the four-day conference held in Philadelphia.
Duell completed a master class through TED, which is a nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks. TED is a place where Technology Entertainment and Design converged in 1984 to cover all topics — from science to business to global issues. Part of the TED mission is to seek a deeper understanding of the world by working with people who believe passionately in the power of ideas to change attitudes.
Duell, who now lives