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Melissa Jones


CONSULTANT, EDUCATOR, WRITER

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Melissa Jones


CONSULTANT, EDUCATOR, WRITER

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Projects


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Projects


ONLINE LEARNING DESIGN

A design canvas and resources for designers of online learning experiences.

@PLEASEGINME

I make all 67 gin-based cocktails in The PDT Cocktail Book, and we all benefit.

TOUGH QUESTIONS

Awkward things my toddler asked me, and my answers.

SEA PARENT ENTREPRENEURS

A professional networking group for parents who are the bosses of themselves and their kids. Well, most of the time anyway.

OPEN CLASSROOM

Custom consulting services focused on learning and experience design.

Tough Crowds

A bi-weekly podcast for facilitators, by facilitators.

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About Melissa


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About Melissa


I'm a veteran educator and learning designer with deep expertise across the public, non-profit and for-profit education sectors. I started my career as a Teach For America corps member, and taught for eight years in high needs schools in New York City. After leaving the classroom, I held a series of high-impact leadership roles at College SummitAdobe, and Code.org. My work has focused around designing, building and managing transformative programs for teachers and learners across the globe. I'm also a mother, avid reader and beverage connoisseur.

Education

Transforming formal and informal education through service in high needs communities.

Technology

Innovating in the field of educational technology to equip students and educators with tools for learning.

Access

Designing and launching scalable solutions to change what's possible.

My core competencies include learning design, training and facilitation, branding and marketing, and change management. 

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Have an interesting, challenging, or down-right frustrating challenge you're tackling?  I'm currently pursuing short- and long-term consulting projects as I explore new ways to have an impact in my field. Reach out and let's chat!