Portland, Ore. (April 2, 2013) – Learning.com, the celebrated source for connecting educators and students to the right digital curriculum, has named Dr. Clifford Green as vice president of education and customer experience. In this new role, Green will serve as a member of the executive team and oversee Implementation, Customer Service and Inside Sales. He brings a deep understanding of the education technology space and will be instrumental in contributing to the strategic direction of Learning.com.
“I am honored to be a part of a team of dedicated professionals whose focus is providing quality educational opportunities for schools, students and their families,” Green said of his new position.
Green comes to Learning.com from Ignite Education Group, where he was acting vice president of education and school operations. In October of 2011, Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter appointed Green as the executive director of the Idaho Education Network, a statewide, high-speed broadband and Video Tele Conference (VTC) system designed to deliver educational opportunities to Idaho’s students, schools and communities.
Prior to joining the Idaho Education Network, Green served as a regional vice president and executive director for Insight Schools, executive director for the Idaho School Boards Association, and as a district technology coordinator and business education teacher. Green also owns Praxis Management Group, an education and business consulting company.
Green previously chaired the Boise State University College of Education Advancement Committee. He was the gubernatorial appointment to the Idaho Council for Technology in Learning, as well as an appointee to the Students Come First Technology Taskforce. He holds a Doctorate of Education degree in curriculum and instruction from Boise State University, a Masters in Business Education degree from the University of Idaho and a Bachelors of Business Administration degree from Boise State.
“We’re thrilled to welcome Dr. Green to Learning.com,” said Keith Oelrich, chief executive officer. “He is a dedicated educator and a tremendous leader, and I am confident that his knowledge and expertise will help us to better serve the educators and students we support.”
Learning.com provides proven content, powerful tools, and practical services to support 21st century learners, align instruction to Common Core standards, and prepare students for PARCC and Smarter Balanced assessments. We offer free and fee-based standards-aligned curriculum and assessments to enhance and differentiate instruction, engage students, and increase test scores. In addition to award-winning content, we provide the implementation, support, and professional development tools and services that educators need to make the most of their resources and improve learning outcomes. For more information, visit www.learning.com, and follow us at www.facebook.com/learningdotcom and www.twitter.com/learningdotcom.