Former DOE Ed Tech Director Becomes Digital Promise CEO

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

A Message From Karen Cator:


I couldn’t be more thrilled to be the new CEO of Digital Promise.

Signed into law by President Bush, authorized by Congress to accelerate innovation in education, and launched by President Obama in 2011, Digital Promise is a unique organization — and one that has done amazing work in a very short period of time.

Everyone associated with Digital Promise should feel proud of what has been accomplished.

Like most people, I view the world through the lens of my experience. I started my career in education as a classroom teacher. I was an early believer in the power of technology to improve student engagement and learning outcomes, increase high school graduation rates, and better prepare students for college and beyond.

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