Jason Atwood is the Director of Research & Learning at NewSchools Venture Fund. Prior to joining NewSchools, Jason directed org-wide research, evaluation, and learning initiatives at Education Pioneers and Teach For America, including the implementation and impact studies of a $50M U.S. Department of Education Investing in Innovation Scale-Up grant. He has an M.A. in Education from the University of California, Berkeley and a B.A. in Philosophy and Government from Georgetown University.