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…

By Mark D’Alessio

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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 Sep. 21, 2020

Advocating for My Students Requires Being Political on My Own Time

With election season upon us, like clockwork, the collective efforts to stifle the political opinions of educators has begun. Navigating this climate requires a nuanced…

By Lindsey Jensen

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Posted Sep. 17, 2020

Yes, White Teachers Still Need to Be Ready to Talk to Students About Race

“What’s the difference between a killing and a lynching?” The question popped up on my phone through the Google Hangouts app I installed in March.…

By Desiree Mitchel

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Posted Sep. 22, 2020

I Hope I Never Lose Another Student to Suicide

“I’m going to end it!” Unsure of what I heard, I questioned back, “End what?”  Her response was, “My life!” This brief encounter led to…

By Jill Miesner

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