Teaching Lab’s professional learning platform, Teaching Lab Plus, will accelerate K-12 student learning through transformational teacher learning experiences focused on equity and, by 2023-2024, reach over 15,000 teachers and serve 1.1 million students. Teaching Lab will engage in rapid experimentation, create linked datasets and open them up to researchers to answer questions like: What leads to the greatest improvements in teacher and student learning in an online environment?
Dr. Sarah Johnson
CEO, Teaching LabSarah joined Teaching Lab from the Overdeck Family Foundation, where she created and managed the Exceptional Educators Portfolio. Sarah held leadership roles at the New York City Department of Education where she managed teacher development and evaluation systems for over 70,000 teachers. She was a high school science teacher and founded a social justice student leadership program in Washington, DC and Oakland, Calif. She has a doctorate in Education Leadership from the Harvard Graduate School of Education and a Master of Arts in Teaching from American University. Sarah graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Neuroscience from Emory University.