Jenn Perniciaro is an Education Pioneers Fellow, joining Transcend as an Operations Manager on the School Design Services team.
Jenn began her career in education as a member of the 2014 Teach for America corps where she taught fourth and fifth-grade reading and writing in Brooklyn, New York. She later transitioned into academic leadership, serving the school she taught as an academic coordinator and instructional coach. This experience continues to influence and inspire her dedication to work that supports equitable learning experiences for all students.
Jenn earned a bachelor’s degree from Hofstra University and a M.Ed in Special Education from Relay GSE. She calls Long Island, NY home. In her free time, Jenn enjoys reading, barre classes, cooking and spoiling her nieces and nephews.
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Leaps for Equitable, 21st-Century Learning
Transcend’s Leaps for Equitable, 21st-Century Learning describes the key ways we believe the student experience must change so that schools can prepare all young people to thrive in and transform the world.
Transform Learning with Community-Based Design
Community-based design is a collaborative and local process that brings together young people, educators, administrators, caregivers, and experts to redesign learning. It goes beyond traditional school improvement initiatives by involving the entire community in reshaping the purpose and design of education.