George Lucas Educational Foundation

Joe Hirsch

As the Lead Learning Designer at Akiba Academy, Joe develops and deploys best practices that improve teaching and learning. An early adopter of digital learning, he developed curricula for and facilitated an online certificate program in differentiated instruction at Yeshiva University, where he is currently pursuing doctoral studies. A recognized teacher leader, Joe has led workshops and training sessions for teachers, administrators and policy makers nationwide, and received a First Choice Power award for creating innovative character education. His work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Educational Leadership, and other leading publications. His first book, "The Feedback Fix," will be published by Rowman & Littlefield in 2017.

Areas of Interest: 
Educational Technology,
Differentiated Instruction

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