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Jennifer Anastasoff
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Jennifer Anastasoff is a co-founder and CEO of Fuse Corps.  Ms. Anastasoff has significant experience engaging the corporate sector in pro-bono projects in particular in education. Prior to starting Fuse Corps, Jennifer engaged top corporate professionals in pro-bono projects as well as in education as founding CEO of a teacher recruiting organization and founder of an international corporate service fellowship program.  Her prior work includes teaching through Teach for America and serving as an analyst in the California Legislature.  She has spoken and presented papers at Harvard University and its Business School, the University of California at Berkeley, and the Comparative International Education Society Conference.  Jennifer has a Masters in Education Policy from the Harvard Graduate School of Education and in Public Policy from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, where she received the prestigious Public Service Fellowship.  And she has been known to karaoke at least once a year, read voraciously, and laugh often.

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Innovation, Steve Jobs and our Public Sector

(2) Comments | Posted October 11, 2011 | 3:44 PM

"Last Man in America who knew what the [*(&^] he was doing dies," read the Onion's tribute to Steve Jobs last week. And on Saturday, Tom Friedman lamented the lack of Jobs-ian leadership traits shown by our current political establishment -- on any side of the...

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Lights, Camera, STEMposium!

(2) Comments | Posted April 1, 2011 | 2:01 PM

While there is plenty of cause for alarm about America's lagging STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education system, there are also plenty of reasons for optimism.

Twelve of them will be on display on April 1 at STEMposium -- a showcase of excellence in K-12 STEM education...

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Our Sputnik Moment Needs Scientists

(1) Comments | Posted March 14, 2011 | 12:57 PM

According to the New York Times, participation in science fairs has declined over the past decade.

This may be due in part to increasing demands on teachers' time, but it's also well worth exploring the link between students' declining interest in science and the lack of science teachers...

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What Needs to be Done to Out-Do in Education

(6) Comments | Posted February 11, 2011 | 1:20 PM

In his State of the Union address, President Obama called for America to "out-innovate, out-educate, and out-build" the rest of the world, just so we can compete with other countries.

More importantly, he recognized that to do this successfully the U.S. must increase our science, technology, engineering and math teacher...

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