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Friday, February 19 • 2:30pm - 2:50pm
IRL: Making a Difference on the School Board

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IRL - In Real Life, Love, and Liberty

Being on the school board has its ups and downs, as well as its ho-hum periods. There have been many times I’ve just wanted to quit, when it seems that I can’t possibly make a difference. However, there have also been times where I have made a difference. Like, ending a tuition contract with a neighboring town and starting school choice in our small town of Croydon. Our town requested that the choices include private schools, so we put that in our (legally required) plan. Bullying, media interviews, legal fights, networking, bill-review, fundraising, and hilarity ensued. This is that story.

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Jody Underwood

Senior Managing Learning Scientist, Intelligent Automation, Inc.
Jody S. Underwood has a background in education, computer science, and artificial intelligence, and specializes in the use of technology for learning and assessment. She has spent the last 25+ years doing research and development of intelligent tutoring systems, e-learning environments... Read More →

Friday February 19, 2016 2:30pm - 2:50pm EST
Salon D

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