Nikhil Goyal 16-year-old junior at Syosset High School in New York

Nikhil Goyal is a student at Syosset High School in New York, United States. He wrote a book: All Hands on Deck: Why America Needs a Learning Revolution, to be published in September 2012. Goyal writes for the Huffington Post, guest blogs for the New York Times, and contributes to NBC Education Nation. In addition, he is an international speaker and is starting a Learning Revolution movement to shake up the American education system.

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