Amy Valentine, CEO & Education Evangelist, Future of School, A DotCom Magazine Exclusive Interview

    About Amy Valentine and Future of School:

    Amy Valentine is the Chief Executive Officer and Education Evangelist of Future of School, a national public charity designed to support the growth of innovative school models integrating blended and online learning. Prior to guiding Future of School's incubation and launch, Amy managed a portfolio of Colorado schools where she led academic and operational turnaround strategy. She also previously served as executive director for a network of Nobel Learning Communities schools in California.

    In both Colorado and California, Amy has worked with traditional, blended, and online school communities as a teacher, administrator, professional development mentor, and curriculum specialist.

    Amy earned her BA in Communication and MA in Spanish from Ohio University. Currently, Amy is completing the Public Policy Leadership Program through the Patton College of Education at OU. In 2021, Amy was named one of the top national leaders in education technology in the 2021 EdTech Awards presented by EdTech Digest due to her expertise in blended and online learning!

    Future of School is an education intermediary organization mobilizing change in American K-12 education.

    We prepare and empower resilient schools and resilient districts where flexibility is the norm, and access and equity are ensured.

    We support educators who are shifting from crisis schooling to remote education.

    We bring together organizations, businesses and concerned citizens who can offer additional resources and funding for moving education forward.

    Through our research and sharing the stories of students and educators, we demonstrate how online and blended learning can radically transform the educational experience and enhance crucial life skills.