The most lasting and fundamental “reform” the new administration should champion is the elimination of the rigid, standardized, one-size-fits-all curriculum and its replacement with competency-based learning.
Dr. Gisèle Huff is the executive director of the Jaquelin Hume Foundation in San Francisco.
She is a founding member of the Board of Directors of The Learning Accelerator and serves as a member of the Board of Directors of iNACOL. She is a member of the Advisory Board of Education Reimagined and a member of the Advisory Board for Harvard University’s Program on Education Policy. She served as a member of the advisory committee for the National Charter School Research Project at the Center on Reinventing Public Education, and of the Executive Committee of the Digital Learning Council. She was a founding member and served as chairman of the Board of Directors of the Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation, as chairman of the Board of Directors of the Center for Education Reform, and as a member of the Board of Directors of the State Policy Network.