Environmental Learning Design
Curriculum and Resource Design, Development and Implementation
Professional Learning Community Facilitation
Inquiry and Project Based Learning
Blended Learning Design and Implementation
Current and Past Projects:
Performance Outcomes for Global Competence – Partnership with Asia Society
Core Values Framework – Partnership with Rocketship Education
Performance Assessment for Global Competence – Partnership with Asia Society
District-Wide blended learning initiatives using open-source technology
Embedded support for one-to-one implementations
Leadership coaching for managing change
Kirk holds an MBA from USC’s Marshall School of Business and is an experienced education consultant, leadership coach, project manager and classroom teacher.
Kirk’s portfolio of work includes coaching and consulting focusing on strategy, leadership and implementing a wide variety of initiatives. Some of these projects include implementation of project-based learning at the school level, and design and support for blended learning at the district level. He leads development of innovative projects including the design of resource suite including rubrics, outcomes and student self-efficacy statements and performance tasks to develop global competencies in 3rd – 12th grade, and instructional / learning resources to support the development of social/non-cognitive skills in elementary classrooms. Kirk has also been part of “start-up” charter and pilot schools focusing on individualized, globally focused project-based learning.