Ahmed has completed a Master’s degree in Human Development, Learning, and Culture from The University of British Columbia, with a focus on Social and Emotional learning. In addition, he is certified in the LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® method, the EQ-in-Action and Emotional Quotient Inventory (EQ-i) instruments, and the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI). Ahmed’s previous education includes a Bachelors and Master’s degree in Economics, earned at The University of Texas at Austin.

Ahmed’s education and work have taken him to cities around the world – Austin, New York, San Francisco, London, Hong Kong, Singapore, and now, Vancouver. An avid proponent of 21st century learning, Ahmed believes that educators need to act with greater urgency to better engage, develop, and equip the next generation of global citizens with the knowledge, attitudes, and skills they will need to govern the world they are poised to inherit.

Presently, Ahmed is a candidate for B.C. teaching certification.