Marinell Rousmaniere 

Guest Blogger

President & CEO, EdVestors

Boston, Massachusetts

Marinell Rousmaniere brings over 20 years of experience in youth development and education to her role as President & CEO of EdVestors. Over her nine+ years with EdVestors, Marinell has been a key leader, most recently serving as Senior Vice President for Strategic Initiatives where she oversaw BPS arts expansion and launched EdVestors’ newest strategic initiative in career and technical education.

Previously, Marinell served as Executive Director of MYTOWN, a creative youth development organization connecting teens to Boston’s diverse history, and worked as a senior staff member in former Mayor Menino’s mayoral initiative on out-of-school time. A graduate of Connecticut College, Marinell also holds an MBA in public and nonprofit management from Boston University. She resides in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Boston with her husband and two children who attend Boston Public Schools.

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Posted May 21, 2020

6 Strategies for Success in the Virtual Classroom

Like an uninvited guest, the COVID-19 pandemic swept into town, upending the school year and our very way of life.…

By Marinell Rousmaniere , Karen Levin

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Posted Aug. 7, 2020

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Posted Aug. 3, 2020

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For 14 years I have taught math at the same high school. The entirety of my career—three thousand students, eighty classes, 13 preps, five rooms,…

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Posted Aug. 6, 2020

White Teachers, Our Whiteness Is Getting in Our Way

Since the murder of George Floyd, teacher leaders across America have sought to prove the necessity of antiracism in public education. And rightly so: from…

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