George Lucas Educational Foundation

Dan St. Louis

Principal, University Park Campus School, Worcester, MA

Dan has been principal at University Park Campus School in Worcester, MA since 2012. Previously, he taught English and US History at UPCS for a decade, and spent two years teaching English and guitar at a comprehensive high school in Fairbanks, Alaska. He has worked with school systems around the country as a consultant on effective instructional strategies.


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