Meet The Team

We are a team of designers, instructional coaches, curriculum developers, writers, and researchers committed to ensuring that young people have the opportunity to engage deeply with ideas, learning the skills they need to thrive in the 21st century.
 

Antonia Rudenstine

Director
Mastery Learning Designer

Lew Gitelman

Leadership Coach
 

Dixie Bacallao

Director of Instructional Coaching
Leadership Coach
 

Jacobe Bell

Instructional Coach
 

Jon Altbergs

 Curriculum Designer
Knowledge-Builder

Lena Pernell

Program Manager

Morgan Hildesley

Literacy Coach
 

Nykeisha Jenkins-Rycraw

Literacy Coach

Ruth Oshman

Director of Operations

 

Sydney Schaef

Mastery Learning Designer
Knowledge-Builder

Tracy Bauer

Instructional Coach
 

Meet our Partners

Catherine Ullman-Shade

Curriculum Designer
Literacy Coach 
 

Cathy Schwartz

Literacy Coach
 

Madonna Afriyie

Math Coach
 

Maria Akinyele

Instructional Coach