Craig Jerald

President of the education consulting firm Break the Curve

Craig D. Jerald is president of the education consulting firm Break the Curve, through which he partners with national organizations seeking to improve school performance and student outcomes in the U.S. His partners have included the National Institute for Excellence in Teaching, the National Governors Association, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Council of Chief State School Officers, and the National School Boards Association. Jerald also has served in national organizations, most recently as the vice president for policy at the College Board, which oversees the SAT and Advanced Placement programs. He has been a principal partner at the Education Trust and a senior editor at Education Week. Jerald began his career as a middle school teacher in California's Long Beach Unified School District. 

 Craig  Jerald