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Shawn Rubin

Highlander Institute
Executive Director
Rhode Island
Shawn Rubin is the Chief Education Officer at the Highlander Institute in Providence, Rhode Island. Shawn manages the Institute’s personalized and blended learning initiatives. At the Highlander Institute, Shawn leads the FUSE RI fellowship, which partners educators and administrators from schools around Rhode Island with other school districts to help disseminate blended learning – the integration of teaching, technology and data to increase personalization, engagement and mastery of all essential skills for all students – based on each district’s specific needs. Shawn is the co-founder of Rhode Island’s EdUnderground, a hands-on laboratory where teachers can discover and experiment with technology integration strategies, blended learning models, and other innovative tactics using hardware platforms and software programs to support the diverse needs of students.