George Lucas Educational Foundation

Mark Phillips

After teaching high school for ten years, I became a teacher educator, at UCSB and then at San Francisco State. Now retired from SFSU, I do volunteer work with the California Film Institute's Education program and write a monthly column on education for the Marin Independent Journal.

Areas of Interest: 
Reaching students emotionally and intellectually,
changing the form of education in a world in which the traditional classroom in now an anachronism,
and attempting to change the frame through which educational policy makers view the educational process.

User Activity

Posted blog Beyond Measure: The Revolution Starts Now

1 year 2 months ago to School Leadership

Posted blog Identifying and Nourishing Gifted Students

1 year 2 months ago to Education Equity

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1 year 6 months ago

Posted blog The Importance of a Healthy Teacher Ego

1 year 6 months ago to Health and Wellness

Posted blog OK, You're On: The Classroom as Theater

1 year 7 months ago to Teaching Strategies

Posted blog Finding the Gold Within

1 year 8 months ago to Diversity