Regional Pulse

Innovation in Education and What We Can Learn From It

Innovation in Education and What We Can Learn From It

Podcast March 24, 2020 by Regional Pulse Podcast

Joanne Funari, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of American Riviera Bank, speaks with McArthur Fellow, Amir Abo-Shaeer, and his wife, Emily Shaeer, of the Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy, about the challenges and rewards of being innovative in education and business. This two-in-one episode spans their efforts to create mindsets that break through gender stereotypes to the benefits of engaging in authentic, meaningful work, as they describe their journey to creating a transformative experience. Next: Reopening During COVID-19: An Optometrist's Perspective