Lee Watanabe Crockett

President, Global Digital Citizen Foundation

Lee Watanabe Crockett, president of the Global Digital Citizen Foundation, works with governments, education systems, international agencies, and corporations to help people and organizations connect to their highest purpose and realize their wishes for the future. A resident of Japan, he believes in creating balance in the reality of a digital present and future. Therefore, he studies Aikido, Buddhism, and the shakuhachi, a traditional Japanese bamboo flute. Joyful curiosity is the foundation of his approach to creating vital learning environments for groups around the world. His several best-selling books, including Literacy Is Not Enough (Hawker Brownlow Education 2012), Growing Global Digital Citizens (Solution Tree 2018), and Mindful Assessment (Hawker Brownlow Education 2017), have garnered many awards and are used in schools and universities around the world.