Episode Six: With David Bennett
Mike spoke with David Bennett. David has been working in the field of education and student support for the past 14 years. He has a bachelor’s degree in Biological Science and secondary education and a Masters Degree in Clinical Social Work. He has spent the majority of his professional career working to develop a comprehensive understanding of the issues that impact youth ability to connect with their education and live empowered lives. He believes that public schools are one of the most integral components to help make this happen. He has worked to develop multiple programs of study that combine social and emotional learning and building student self efficacy to academic curriculum. He currently works in private practice as a therapist and experiential educator in Central Vermont.