Tue, Aug 01|
Meet Mark Lynd, President and Co-founder of School To School International
Join Mark Lynd, STS's President and Co-founder, as he shares insights from his extensive experience as a technical advisor in over 20 countries, discussing the transformative impact of serving the whole child with comprehensive support in education, health, and engagement.
Time & Location
Aug 01, 2023, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
About the Event
Mark Lynd is an experienced educator and co-founder of STS (Schools for Sustainability) with a passion for empowering teachers and promoting sustainable education practices. Having started his journey as a Peace Corps Volunteer in 1983, teaching English in the Central African Republic, Mark has since led impactful initiatives in teacher professional development, curriculum development, program evaluation, and education policy in various regions, including Africa, Asia, the Pacific, and the U.S. With practical experiences as a long-term resident technical assistant in Namibia and Guinea/Conakry, advising on teacher professional development, Mark's expertise has been instrumental in driving positive change in education.
In his talk, "Serving the Whole Child: How Children Thrive in Education, Health, and Engagement," Mark Lynd will use his diverse experiences to highlight the importance of meeting children's educational, health, and engagement needs, which directly impacts their overall well-being and success.