Kelly Wilson

High Tech High Graduate School of Education

Kelly Wilson is the Dean of the High Tech High Graduate School of Education (GSE). She was a Founding Teacher for East Palo Alto High School and served as the Founding Director for High Tech High International the first five years it opened. In K-12 schools, Kelly has taught math, physics, multimedia and robotics, and in higher education directed and taught courses in the GSE M.Ed. in Educational Leadership program for eight years. In either setting, Kelly’s passion is to shape equitable learning environments that are personalized, authentic and transformative. Her interests include student voice, deeper learning, project-based learning, social justice and adult learning. Kelly holds a B.S. in Biology from UC San Diego and a M.A. in Education from Stanford University.

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