The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Bob Hughes, director of K-12 Education, and Dan Greenstein, director of Postsecondary Success, discuss efforts to scale innovative postsecondary policies and practices, a “refreshed” K-12 strategy, and bridging K-12 and higher ed.
Dan Greenstein oversees work to substantially increase the number of students who acquire a postsecondary degree or certificate. Before joining the foundation, Greenstein was Vice Provost for Academic Planning and Programs at the University of California Office of the President.
Bob Hughes works to ensure all students are prepared for success in college and career. Before joining the foundation, Hughes was president of New Visions for Public Schools, a New York City school network of 70 district schools serving approximately 45,000 students.
Casey Green, the moderator and co-producer of To A Degree, is the founding director of The Campus Computing Project, the largest continuing study of eLearning and information technology in American higher education. Check out his blog, Digital Tweed, and follow him on Twitter at @DigitalTweed.