Mark D’Alessio

Guest Blogger

Manager of Communications, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Center for Education and Workforce

Washington, D.C.

Mark D’Alessio is Manager of Communications for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Center for Education and Workforce. In this position, D’Alessio manages all aspects of the program’s communications, including the website, blog, social media, marketing, internal communications, and strategy to promote the Center’s initiatives.

Born and raised in New Jersey, D’Alessio received a B.A in government and international politics from George Mason University.

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Posted Oct. 16, 2015

It’s Not 1985 Anymore, Classroom Learning Is Due for an Upgrade

Let’s say you could hop in a time machine and travel back 30 years to see what the job market…

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Posted Feb. 26, 2015

Our Schools Need to Prepare Students for Their Journey

This is a critical time for America’s schools and our students. As employers, parents, and community members, we can all…

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Posted Jan. 14, 2015

Standardized Testing Is as Important as Visiting the Doctor

Mark D’Alessio is Manager of communications for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Center for Education and Workforce. A regular…

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Posted Apr. 19, 2018

It Doesn’t Just Happen at Starbucks. Teachers Need Racial Bias Training Too.

Last week, two Black men were arrested for sitting in a Starbucks here in Philadelphia. They were waiting for a friend who arrived shortly after…

By Zachary Wright 

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Posted Apr. 19, 2018

ICE Took My Students’ Parents Away

In my classroom there is a poster that says, “Follow your dreams, believe in yourself and never give up.” This poster is more than some…

By Derek Voiles

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Posted Apr. 18, 2018

Here’s How We’re Giving Rich, White Families a Stealth School Voucher

Rich, mostly White homeowners are officially on welfare. I know. I was as surprised as you are. But millions of affluent homeowners filed their taxes…

By ShaRhonda Knott-Dawson

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