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

Vicky Kim

Project Manager 

 

Dixie Bacallao

Director of Instructional Coaching
Leadership Coach
 

Lew Gitelman

Leadership Coach
 

Akosua Lesesne

Instructional Designer

Angela Stepancic

Educational Designer

Charles Minton

Instructional Coach
 

Cristi Johnson

Math Intern

Erica Foley

Math Intern
 

Gianna Cassetta

Instructional and Professional Learning Designer
 
 

Jon Altbergs

 Curriculum Designer
Knowledge-Builder

Laurie Gagnon

Educational Designer

Madonna Afriyie

Math Coach
 

Maria Akinyele

Instructional Coach
 

Sarah Hakani

Research and Innovative Design Intern

Sydney Schaef

Lead Designer
Mastery Learning Designer

Tracy Bauer

Instructional Coach
 

Morgan Hildesley

Literacy Coach
 

Ruth Oshman

Director of Operations