Terry Pickeral, has extensive experience in policy development, advocacy, education reform, youth leadership, teaching and learning strategies, education collaborations, evaluation and civic development. His commitment is to ensuring schools create and sustain quality teaching and learning environments for all students to be successful in school and contribute to their communities as active principled citizens.
Deeper learning, youth engagement & civic development.
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Since the beginning, Terry has provided the support necessary to put Project UNIFY in a position of sustainability and success. He has been an essential collaborator on the design and implementation framework for our work in schools, and he has guided our progress toward sustainability and ultimate success in integrating a broadened way of engaging schools and youth into our movement.Betty Edwards, Ed.D.
Terry is a special human being with a passionate commitment to youth empowerment who has made a great contribution. I look forward to working with him.David Osher, Ph.D.
In fact, with your knowledge, leadership and goodwill, It has been an enjoyable experience working with you. I have learned a lot from your sociological perspective on the school community. Moreover, your diplomatic approach to working with eclectic groups of educators, researchers, and project managers, is something to behold. You are the consummate conference leader.Gary Siperstein, Ph.D.
I want to take this opportunity to thank Terry for a fantastic seven years of profoundly satisfying work. It’s impossible to express how much it has meant to me. As I think you all know, Terry has become an invaluable mentor and friend. In his humbleness, he says he is grateful to us, and eager to take what he has learned from us into other areas of interest to him. I can say unequivocally that what I have learned from Terry will stay with me in all I do.Andrea Cahn