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Professional Development Transformed

Our mission is to support every educator in developing the next generation of resourceful, compassionate, and resilient learners.

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A History Inspired By Impact

Founded by teachers for teachers, BetterLesson began in 2008 with a single missionto provide a simple way for educators to connect and share high-quality lesson plans. Today, BetterLesson has over 1.4 million registered members and offers over a million lessons from our community and our Master Teachers, a highly selective group of the nation’s best educators.

We’ve grown to offer a full suite of professional development tools and services to schools, districts, and organizations. We’ve worked with thousands of educators through BL ConnectWorkshops1:1 Coaching, and Learning Walks to support their development of the next generation of students both in school and beyond.

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Equity is at Our Core

Diversity, equity, and inclusion is at the center of everything we do. We support teachers and school leaders in reimagining a better education for all learners.

We’re committed to pursuing equity in the workplace as well as in the classroom. We can only achieve our educational and service mission by sustaining an environment that values everyone.

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Our Core Values

Learn by Doing

Be brave. Embrace experimentation, failure, reflection, and iteration

Pursue Equity

Commit to closing the opportunity gap in education. Commit to examining biases, shifting actions and views, and dismantling unjust systems.

Bring Urgency

Teachers and students need support now. Approach each day with a sense of purpose, priority, ambition, and competency.

Act With Data

Be curious. Use data to drive conversations, form perspectives, challenge assumptions, and make decisions.

Grow Together

Invest deeply in your own personal growth and strive to unleash the greatness of others.

Exercise Ownership

Find and solve problems. Take initiative and be accountable.

Be Constructive

Give direct and honest feedback. Approach conversations with a generosity of spirit.

Do You

Be yourself. Be well. Light up others. Keep it quirky.

Our Leadership
Matthew Kennard headshot Matthew Kennard Chief Executive Officer
Amber Orenstein headshot Amber Orenstein Chief Product Officer
Nivia Vega-Claussen headshot Nivia Vega-Claussen Senior Vice President, Partnerships
Pia Foard headshot Pia Foard Senior Vice President, People
Adam Hogue headshot Adam Hogue Vice President, Customer Success
Jessica Cameron headshot Jessica Cameron Vice President, Marketing
Daniel Guerrero headshot Daniel Guerrero Vice President, Learning Design
Jenna Keaney headshot Jenna Keaney Vice President, Professional Learning
Hannah Larkin headshot Hannah Larkin Vice President, Services
Annalisa Oswald headshot Annalisa Oswald Vice President, Design
Stephen Brewer headshot Stephen Brewer Vice President, Engineering
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Join Our Team

We’re a team of educators, engineers, designers, communicators, and connectors who work hard to support the growth and well-being of school leaders, teachers, and students. We offer a unique opportunity to join a remote team, work flexible hours, and make a massive impact on the education system. All candidates should have the experience, competence, and enthusiasm to dive in headfirst to solve complex, exciting, and interconnected problems.

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Start creating your PD journey

BetterLesson is ready to help develop personalized solutions to reach your school or district’s goals. Reach out to our team to start building your professional development journey.

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