David Donaldson

David Donaldson

Managing Partner

National Center for Grow Your Own

David Donaldson is the Managing Partner of the National Center for Grow Your Own. Previously, David was the Chief of Human Capital at the Tennessee Department of Education. In that role, he launched several statewide programs including: Grow Your Own, Aspiring Assistant Principal Network and Diverse Leaders Network. He created a free additional endorsements program in SPED and ESL for over 5,000 educators. During his tenure, Tennessee ranked #1 for prioritizing educator diversity and equity by The Education Trust. He was the lead author on the approved application by the U.S. Department of Labor to federally recognize the “K-12 teacher” occupation as eligible for apprenticeship. David has been a teacher in Baltimore, principal in Detroit and administrator in New York City.

Wednesday, April 6, 2022

10:10 am
10:50 am

Proximity, Parent Power, And Learner Voice

Harbor B, Level 2

Activating The People Side of Innovation