Alex Ragone transforms learning by empowering individuals and communities to be critical thinkers and solution finders. Alex is the founding Head of School at AltSchool Union Square where he created a learner centered school powered by teachers and supported by technology. Alex began his career as a Director of Technology at The Calhoun School (98-01) and Collegiate School (01-12) where he supported teachers in the incorporation of researched based teaching practices empowered by the use of technology. He then served as Director of Middle and Upper School (3rd – 8th grades) at City and Country School, where he built systems for enabling more integrated curricula with collaboration between classroom educators and specialists.
Alex earned a Master’s Degree in Instructional Design and Media from Teachers College and a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from George Washington University. His blog can be found here: https://alexragone.wordpress.com/ and you can follow him on Twitter at @alexragone.
Email at alex.ragone [at] gmail.com.