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Jonathan Aldanese-Wells

Job Title: Project Director
Email: jrca@uw.edu

As project director, Jonathan manages district partnerships throughout the country. Some of the services that he provides include leading for instructional improvement, leading instructional leadership teams, supporting coaches, and designing equitable schools.

Before joining CEL, Jonathan led large district partnerships and provided professional development in leading literacy instruction internationally at Teachers College, Columbia University. Jonathan brings experience as an administrator, instructional coach, and elementary and middle school teacher in Seattle and in New York City. He holds a Masters degree from Brown University and attended advanced coursework in Educational Leadership from the University of Washington.