Director of Afterschool Programs and STEM Summer Camps
Lisa White is an administrator in Spokane Public Schools with a career spanning the past 28 years including directorship in express child care programs, career and technical education, and most recently in her current position as director of afterschool programs, express school age childcare, and summer STEM camps. White leads with a focus on social justice and equity, workforce and economic development, and access to high-quality academic enrichment and afterschool experiences for all children and youth pre-K – 12th grade. White has catalyzed an opportunity for all students (K-12) in Spokane Public Schools to participate in engineering, robotics, and computer science through FIRST Lego League/JR, and FIRST Robotics Challenge.
Strategies for summer: How to support students and familiesAfter a year of isolation and trauma, we’re all placing a lot of expectations on this summer. How can educators support students’ needs in a balanced way over the summer? During this webinar, district leaders and youth development experts will share how they are approaching summer learning and enrichment this […]
Minimizing the COVID slide: Extending summer learningWe’ve all heard of the summer slide - the loss of learning that occurs over the summer months when students are not engaged in planned, rigorous learning activities. But what about the COVID slide? Particularly for those students most at risk, what will be the effect of the pandemic plus […]