Empowering teachers, engaging K-12 students, and connecting ideas with technology to make learning more personal.
Arthur VanderVeen is the vice president of business development and strategy at Compass Learning. As the former district administrator in New York City, Arthur founded and led the NYC Innovation Zone (iZone), an active community of 165 schools using digital technologies and innovative instructional approaches to personalize learning to the needs of individual students. Under his direction, the iZone launched the largest district-level, online and blended learning program in the country. Arthur earned his Ph.D. in English from the University of Texas at Austin, his master’s degree in divinity in educational psychology from the Princeton Theological Seminary, and his bachelor’s degree in English from Colorado College.