Howard Gardner has been named among the most visible academics in the field of education, according to the 2016 Edu-Scholar Public Influence Rankings compiled by Education Week‘s Rick Hess for his “Straight Up” op-ed column.
Using publicly available and verifiable metrics like Google Scholar scores, press and web mentioned, Klout score, and book points, the ranking lists of the 200 people who had the most influence on discourse in American education this year. Howard Gardner came in at #3 overall, and #1 in the discipline of psychology. Rounding out the overall top 3 were Linda Darling-Hammond and Diane Ravitch.
Congratulations to all who were listed!