Dean, High Tech High Graduate School of Education
Kelly Wilson is the dean of the High Tech High Graduate School of Education. She helped develop and open East Palo Alto High School as a founding faculty member, as well as the second HTH high school, HTH International, as the founding director. In K-12 schools, Kelly has taught math, physics, multimedia and robotics, and in higher education courses ranging from fostering adult learning and using data to inform practice to school design and finance. In either setting, Kelly’s passion is to shape learning environments that are personalized, authentic and transformative. Her research interests include student voice, social networks, equitable learning environments, constructivist pedagogy and adult learning. Kelly holds a B.S. in biology from UC San Diego and an M.A. in education from Stanford University.