Associate Head Dr. Clarence Perkins discusses Westmark’s approaches to serving students with learning differences.
Board Chair James Montgomery discusses driving a step change at Westmark School to serve students with learning differences.
Associate Head/Head of School Elinor Scully discusses leadership lessons at independent schools.
President Patrick Bassett discusses advocating for over 1,700 independent K-12 schools across the nation and abroad.
Leaders from independent schools, universities and other educational institutions discuss the challenges inherent in guiding students to success.
Board Trustee Rae Sanchini discusses Westmark’s philosophy of leveraging the strengths of students with learning differences.
President & CEO Paul Mulligan points to high graduation rates of students who attend independent schools with the help of school tuition tax credits.
President Andrew Morrill makes a case for reinvesting in public education.
Dean Kwang-Wu Kim discusses keeping curriculum fresh by incorporating the ideas of others.
Dean Kwang-Wu Kim discusses the merger of the design and arts schools at Arizona State University, and how the interests of students and faculty remain front and center.
Head of School & CEO Leah Fregulia-Roberts discusses the founding of a public charter school for the arts, and how it’s situated in the larger context of education in Arizona.
Head of School & CEO Leah Fregulia-Roberts discusses her school’s choice to be a public charter school rather than a private independent school.
Executive Dean Rob Melnick discusses why behavior matters in a context of constantly evolving technologies aimed at solving global climate change.
Head of School Muir Meredith discusses how children with dyslexia learn differently, and how it is difficult for public schools to address their needs.
Founder & CEO Jim Thompson discusses the power of sports, and how this alliance of sports leaders, coaches, athletes and parents teaches life lessons at all ages and skill levels.