Meet the Author:

Nathan Gorsch

Nathan Gorsch is the Principal of Village High School in Colorado’s Academy 20 School District. There, he supervises the online high school program for over 400 students in both primary and supplemental online/blended enrollments. His role encompasses curriculum selection/development, teacher evaluations, student scheduling, marketing, and enrollment.

His degrees include a Master of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction from Colorado Christian University, a Bachelor of Science from Illinois State University, and a Certificate in Education Administration from the University of Denver.

Currently, Nathan also serves on the AASA Personalized Learning Cohort, the ASD20 Envisioned Future Taskforce and the Academy School District 20 Research and Design Team. He develops strategic plans and shares learned best practices for e-learning and improves personalized learning implementations across the United States.

Why Do We Need to Invent a Brand New School System?

Educational reform is not a new idea. We are at a tipping point to make some bigger changes to the way we operate as a public school system.

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Student Skills for Success in the Modern Workplace

What does the modern workplace look like? In many ways, this is a challenging question for educators to answer. Their modern workplace is ob …

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Compliance within our Current Educational Reality

Up to this point, we have spent some time exploring the history of schooling in America and the impact of the factory model/system. The infl …

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Our Current Educational Model: How Did We Get Here?

I believe it was the late great Yogi Berra, the New York Yankees Hall of Famer, who is credited with saying “If you don’t know where you’re …

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An Educational Revolution vs. Going Back to Normal

Could it be time for an educational revolution? As we look to the 2021-2022 school year, there is a lot of talk of “going back to normal.” I …

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E-Learning and School Design: What Happened in 2020?

I am not sure I need to define the historical global pandemic that happened in 2020 and how it impacted e-learning, as it is still fresh in …

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School Redesign Series: Meet the Writer

The truth is: I am not big on self-promotion. That doesn’t mean that I am humble, it just means that I am not big on talking about what I am …

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