January 30, 2021

Open School welcomes our new Executive Director, Kimberlee Pierce Sheng!

Open School is excited to announce that Kimberlee Pierce Sheng will be the organization’s new Executive Director. Sheng will be the fourth person, and first African-American woman, to lead Open School in its 50-year history. A committee of Open School staff and board members selected her after a national search. […]
January 29, 2021

Open School East’s Distance Learning Model Is Nationally Recognized!

Open School has received national and community attention for our response to distance learning. An article about our work entitled “Advancing Equity: Connecting students with the support of social-emotional learning during COVID-forced school closings”, written by our Board Member Dr. Beth Tarasawa, will appear this month in School Administrator magazine. […]
January 29, 2021

Step Up Mental Health Specialist

POSITION TITLE: Step Up Mental Health Specialist  POSITION REFERENCE:2020-xxx  PROGRAM: Step Up  REPORTS TO: Step Up Program Manager  FLSA STATUS: Exempt, full-time (40hrs per week)  REGULAR/TEMPORARY: Regular position   BENEFITS: Details of benefits outlined below  STARTING SALARY RANGE: $50,000 – $60,000  START DATE: Upon hire  APPLICATION CLOSING DATE: Open until filled. Applications reviewed as they are received  The mission of Open School is to develop connection, capability, and confidence in […]