Creative Commons V.Chair
Palo Alto, United States
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Esther Wojcicki has been a Journalism/English teacher at Palo Alto High School, Palo Alto, CA where she built the journalism program from a small group of 20 students in 1985 to the largest high school journalism program in the United States winning major national and international recognition.
She is V-Chair of the Board of Creative Commons and a strong advocate of the “Blended Classroom” and Open Education Resources (OER) using Creative Commons licensing. She was chosen as California 2002 California Teacher of the Year (by Commission on Teacher Credentialing) and awarded the Gold Key Award by Columbia University for excellence in teaching and given the Charles O’Malley Award by Columbia.