Emily Stainer

Guest Blogger

Chief Academic Officer, Match Charter Public School

Boston, Massachusetts

Emily Stainer is the Chief Academic Officer at Match Charter Public School. She joined Match to support school leaders in delivering exceptional student outcomes. Prior to Match, Emily worked at UP Education Network developing programming and instructional coaches for six turnaround schools in Massachusetts. Emily also previously served as the Head of School for Alma del Mar Charter School in New Bedford, MA.

She started her education career at Citizen Schools in 2002 through the National Teaching Fellowship program and then served in a variety of local, regional and national team roles. Emily graduated from Brown University and has a Master’s of Education from Lesley University.


Posted May 13, 2020

COVID-19 Has Been a Masterclass in Family and Student Partnerships

Like many of our charter public school peers, our school deeply values and relies heavily on feedback from our school…

By Emily Stainer

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Posted July 10, 2020

Black Lives Don’t Matter to Trump and DeVos. That’s Why They’re in a Hurry to Send Our Kids Back to School.

A few weeks ago, I watched my good friend’s nephew jump and tussle around on a trampoline with his friends at his eighth birthday party.…

By Tanesha Peeples

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Posted July 8, 2020

Donald Trump Will Never Give Us the Smart, Nuanced Conversation We Need About Going Back to School

As COVID-19 wreaked havoc on the end of the 2019-2020 school year, parents and politicians nationwide sang the praises of teachers across the country—and it…

By Lindsey Jensen

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Posted July 8, 2020

Black Girls Need Police-Free Schools

We are at a precipice. Advocates and school leaders in nearly 100 districts all over the country have called for the removal of police in…

By Nia Evans, Kayla Patrick

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