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Dr. Jeannette LaFors

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Background Information

Employment History

Director of Equity Initiatives

The Education Trust Inc

Vice President of Instruction

Envision Schools

Senior Director of Professional Services

Teachscape Inc

Science Instructor

Young Scholars

Affiliations

Founder
Zimbabwe Educational Exchange Program

Advisor In the Prevention Peer Education Program
HIV/AIDS

Education

B.A.

American Studies

Stanford University

M.A.

Education

Stanford University

Ph.D.

Stanford University

Ph.D.

Education Administration & Policy Analysis

Stanford

Web References (32 Total References)


CA Common Core Concerns

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Jeannette La Fors: Director of Equity Initiatives, The Education Trust--West, Oakland, CA


Curriculum and Assessment

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"I don't think that's fair for students to have to be kind of caught in the middle there while our policy makers figure out how to help them," said Jeannette LaFors, director of equity initiatives at The Education Trust-West.

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On the one hand, the more rigorous standards associated with the Common Core could mean that students perform "as well or better" on the exit exam, said Jeannette LaFors, director of equity initiatives at The Education Trust-West, a nonprofit policy and educational equity advocacy group.
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"I don't think that's fair for students to have to be kind of caught in the middle there while our policy-makers figure out how to help them," LaFors said.


Jeannette ...

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Jeannette LaFors

Director of Equity Initiatives Jeannette has nearly twenty years of experience in the education sector. She obtained a B.A. from Stanford University in American Studies and went on to get her M.A. in Education, also from Stanford. She taugh...
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For information about our practice work with schools and districts contact Jeannette LaFors x320.


Staff | Education Trust

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For information about our practice work with schools and districts, contact Jeannette LaFors at ext. 320.

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Jeannette LaFors Director of Equity Initiatives, The Education Trust-West Email or Call: (510) 465-6444 x320
Jeannette has nearly twenty years of experience in the education sector. She obtained a B.A. from Stanford University in American Studies and went on to get her M.A. in Education, also from Stanford. She taught high school for six years in Belmont, CA and held multiple leadership positions during this time. She then returned to Stanford to get her Ph.D. in Education Administration & Policy Analysis. While at Stanford she conducted extensive research in teaching quality policies and instructional leadership. Over the course of her career she served as a program coordinator for Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID), mentored student teachers, reviewed national history standards, led various school and district professional development efforts, and advised numerous student groups. In 2004 she became Vice-President of Instruction for Envision Schools where she oversaw curriculum and instruction, knowledge management, school accountability, teacher and leader professional development, and program evaluation and research. Her most recent position was Senior Director of Professional Services at Teachscape, Inc. a privately held instructional improvement company.


For information about our practice work ...

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For information about our practice work with schools and districts contact Jeannette LaFors x320.

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