Joe Nathan

Joe Nathan

Joe Nathan
Director
Center for School Change at Macalester College

Joe Nathan, director of the Center for School Change at Macalester College, helped write the nation’s first charter law. More than 20 state legislatures and several Congressional Committees have invited him to testify. He has received a variety of awards for his work as an inner city public school teacher and administrator. Nathan’s book “Charter Schools: Creating Hope and Opportunity in American Education” was named one of six “Must Read” books by the American School Board Journal in 1996.