Name: Rachel Dixon 

Role: Director of Innovative Learning 

Bio: Rachel Dixon specializes in early childhood and elementary literacy instruction and has held teaching and leadership positions in independent, public, and urban schools from Pre-K – Grade 6.  Most recently, she worked as the Director of Academic Learning at the Biome School in St. Louis where she was responsible for academic curriculum, assessment, instructional coaching, and professional development for a K-2 charter school. Rachel holds a bachelor’s degree in child development and classical studies from Tufts University, and a master’s of education degree in language and literacy from the Harvard University Graduate School of Education.