Bringing inspiration, innovation, culture & equity to education.

THE MILO MISSION:

Our objective is to educate underserved students in all grades by leveraging trained and highly-skilled teachers in MILO’s online learning environments.

By combining culture and engagement, we eradicate inequalities in education, so every child, in every zip code has access to a first-class education.

WE ARE

MILO.

 

 

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Equity & Impact

  • Helping teachers and school leaders improve student outcomes and magnify their influence through dedicated focus on equity
  • Investing where it matters by increasing the reach and impact of highly effective teachers by >100%.

Equity & Impact

Culturally Responsive Teaching

  • Recognizing the value and importance of connecting with students' cultures and backgrounds in order to facilitate learning

Culturally Responsive Teaching

Social Emotional Learning

  • Increasing student engagement and achievement by creating a collaborative learning environment.

Social Emotional Learning

Hybrid Learning

  • Reducing per-pupil cost per class of educating students by >50% without compromising rigor
  • Utilizing innovative software  to provide multiple opportunities for students to access content and collaborate with peers.

Hybrid Learning

Motivation Through Innovation

  • Engaging students in creative ways that provide increased data for teachers to use to inform their instruction.
  • Removing location barriers to high -quality education.

Motivation Through Innovation

Action and Accountability

  • Accessing a nationwide community of educators committed to equitable and innovative education
  • Training and tools for school and district leaders to create a network of equity advocates

Action and Accountability

WE ARE

MILO.

 

 

Equity & Impact

  • Helping teachers and school leaders improve student outcomes and magnify their influence through dedicated focus on equity
  • Investing where it matters by increasing the reach and impact of highly effective teachers by >100%.

Culturally Responsive Teaching

  • Recognizing the value and importance of connecting with students' cultures and backgrounds in order to facilitate learning

Social Emotional Learning

  • Increasing student engagement and achievement by creating a collaborative learning environment.

Hybrid Learning

  • Reducing per-pupil cost per class of educating students by >50% without compromising rigor
  • Utilizing innovative software  to provide multiple opportunities for students to access content and collaborate with peers.

Motivation Through Innovation

  • Engaging students in creative ways that provide increased data for teachers to use to inform their instruction.
  • Removing location barriers to high -quality education.

Action and Accountability

  • Accessing a nationwide community of educators committed to equitable and innovative education
  • Training and tools for school and district leaders to create a network of equity advocates
Our Co-Founders

If high-profile experiences and education had a baby...


Gary Mack is a serial entrepreneur & founder of an event experience firm based in Los Angeles and Berlin specializing in sensory event experiences, high concept installations, multilingual international tours and large format business-to-business and business-to-consumer experiences. Clients include Facebook, Facebook Sports, Facebook Education, Instagram, Instagram Sports, Bumble and west elm. Launched Facebook’s Global Initiative, The Facebook Suppliers Diversity Program. Gary holds a BA in Marketing from the University of Washington.

 

Lybroan James brings over 20 years of education experience, raising state math scores for African-American students by 26.4% in California in 2019. Lybroan has designed and presented teacher trainings nationally in support of over 38,000 teachers on issues of equity, effective instruction and social emotional learning. Lybroan holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics/Economics from UCLA and a Master of Education from Harvard University’s Graduate School of Education. 

Together, they bring their experience and passion to lead the MILO movement in providing world-class education and equitable learning environments for all kids, regardless of zip code.

Our Partners

"MILO is changing the game for our educators and kids in a time when we need it the most."

Our commitment to providing world-class education opportunities for all students regardless of zip code can only be possible through our partners and sponsors. For partnership opportunities, please email [email protected]

Our Team

Dr. Dewayne Davis

Chief Strategy & Accountability Officer

Pepperdine University

Shalon Ironroad

Head of Innovation and Platform Technology

Harvard University

Tirzah Enumeh

Chief of Staff

Yale University

Glenn Singleton

Author, Courageous Conversations About Race

Stanford University

Reynaldo Macias

Instructional Designer

Brown University

Marcus Moore

Instructional Designer

University of St. Andrews

Anne Watkins

Instructional Designer

UC Berkeley

Dr. Prima Atwell

Regional Facilitator

University of Memphis

Jen Ammenti

Regional Facilitator

Columbia University

Kimberli Breen

Regional Facilitator

Marist College

Nicholas Dixon

Regional Facilitator

East Carolina University

Kelly Henderson

Regional Facilitator

University of Memphis

Claudio Martinez

Regional Facilitator

Harvard University

Lee Williams

Regional Facilitator

Clemson University

 

Passionate about equity and innovation in education? Let's talk.

We are looking for highly talented individuals to join our team as facilitators, teachers, and internal team members. If you'd like to join us in support of our movement, click below to see the positions we currently have available.

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