Tom Vander Ark

Tom Vander Ark

CEO

Getting Smart

Tom Vander Ark is an advocate for innovations in learning. As CEO of Getting Smart, he advises schools and systems, foundations and learning organizations on the path forward. Tom is a former public school superintendent, philanthropic and venture investor, and private sector executive. He is the author of Getting Smart, Smart Cities, Smart Parents, Better Together, The Power of Place and Difference Making at the Heart of Learning and has published thousands of articles and papers.