Nearly all of mankind’s greatest achievements emerged from cross-cultural enlightenment. The Silk Road, for example, stood as a cultural bridge between Asia and Europe and for the belief that such cultural, technological, and philosophical exchange generated prosperity for all of humanity.
Jamison White is the Manager of Data and Research for the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools. Before joining the National Alliance, Jamison worked as a data analyst and freelance consultant in Boston and the greater New York area. Prior to this, Jamison completed his degree in Policy Management and International Relations at Carnegie Mellon University. In his free time, Jamison enjoys playing tennis, exploring Washington, D.C, and staying up to date with the latest political news
When you were 10, what did you want to be when you grew up? A historian
Who was your favorite teacher? Dr. Breslin
If you had one free hour each day, how would you use it? I would go down to the river and let my mind wander as far as my thoughts will take it.
Blog posts by Jamison White
Tucked away in northeast Philadelphia, the Math Science and Technology Community Charter School (MaST), leverages STEM, robotics, and arts to inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers. At MaST, students grapple with real-life challenges and hands-on experiments, both in the science labs as well as their outdoor classroom.
Many schools with a classical learning model teach logic, rhetoric, and grammar while emphasizing Latin and/or Greek language. Using this model, Archimedean Conservatory propelled itself to the top of state and national lists for best middle and high schools.