... is a highly respected figure in the world of education. He is a sought after keynote speaker and a prolific author. His blog titled Weblogg-ed is one of the most highly ranked and read in the field.
Richardson was a co-founder of Powerful Learning Practice which delivers professional development around web tools for schools worldwide. He is also a great advocate of PLNs.
My most recent discovery from Will Richardson is a short (a 5 minute read) online article with the title
"16 Modern Realities Schools (and Parents) Need to Accept. Now."