Causes[ edit ] The roots of the rebellion lay in the failure of the English State in Ireland to assimilate the native Irish elite in the wake of the Elizabethan conquest and plantation of the country. The pre-Elizabethan Irish population is usually divided into the "Old or Gaelic Irish", and the Old Englishor descendants of medieval Norman settlers. These groups were historically antagonistic, with English settled areas such as the Pale around Dublinsouth Wexfordand other walled towns being fortified against the rural Gaelic clans. Many Old English lords not only spoke the Irish languagebut extensively patronised Irish poetry and music, and have been described as Hiberniores Hibernis ipsis " More Irish than the Irish themselves ".
In addition to setting the vision and direction for Khan Academy, he still makes a lot of videos although he's not the only one anymore. John Frontend Inventor John invents tools and platforms for Khan Academy, like our programming environment, exercise framework, and internationalization framework.
Ben Engineering Manager Ben joined the Khan Academy team in as lead exercise developer, building over a hundred interactive math exercise modules.
He now manages the web, support, and QA teams, helping the team make all aspects of the website delightful for learners.
Before joining Khan Academy Ben worked on networking hardware at his own startup and previously at larger tech companies. In his spare time he enjoys flying airplanes and sharing his passion for learning how things work through his own instructional videos.
Craig Dean of Infrastructure Craig is focused on the infrastructure that supports Khan Academy, from its databases to its developer tools. Before joining, Craig worked for Google, where he was the first employee hired by Larry and Sergey. Kitt Kitt uses a simple design process: He's done time at Pixar, Disney Animation, and as a Hollywood peon.
Pamela Computing Content Creator Pamela was born to a duo of Computer Scientists who told her that she could learn programming without their help, thanks to the internet.
Now that she's at KA, she creates the computing curriculum to make that true! When Pamela's not coding or teaching, she's usually playing improv games. Before KA, she worked at Coursera and Google.
Tom is the youngest of seven in a patchwork family that has given him 16 sweet nieces and nephews and umpteen million laughs.
His dream is to one day open a chain of innovative schools back in sunny Australia. Prior to Khan Academy she was operations manager for a startup in San Francisco where she honed her skills in office operations, event management, and building company culture.
Mia Content Partnerships Mia works with a wide variety of organizations to create and launch new and exciting content on Khan Academy. Before joining the team, she completed the Coro Fellowship in Public Affairs and graduated with a degree in history from University of California, Berkeley.
She studied CS and design at MIT, where she made apps to help designers learn about programming and share the process behind their work. Colin Software Engineer Colin is a biologist turned data engineer who loves using data to tackle challenging problems, loves singing, and loves eating beets.
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