1. Dream big
He attended the public school Grace King High School in Metairie, Louisiana.
2. Keep going
He was motivated even at a young age to help other people learn.
3. Be a source of positivity
He attended the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, graduating with Bachelor of Science degrees in mathematics, electrical engineering, and computer science.
4. Humanize your products
He got his Master of Science in electrical engineering and computer science.
5. Empower people
He also holds a Master in Business Administration from Harvard Business School.
6. Keep things in perspective
From 2003 to late 2009, he worked as a hedge fund analyst at Connective Capital Management.
7. Bring fun into your work
The popularity of his educational videos prompted Khan to quit his job as a financial analyst.
8. Optimize your life
His videos received worldwide interest, with more than 458 million views in the first number of years.
9. Be a lifelong learner
He published a book about Khan Academy and education goals titled The One World Schoolhouse: Education Reimagined.
10. Revolutionize the world
Khan Academy, initially a tool for students, added the Coach feature in 2012, promoting the connection of teachers with students.