Ms. Alex Edelmann is currently serving as Dean of Students and History teacher at The Greene School. A founding teacher at TGS, she has worked with the Instructional Leadership Team to develop school curriculum and policy, including the writing of and compiling of the school's Crew curriculum. Ms. Edelmann also oversees the International Travel Program which strives to make exploration accessible to all TGS students. She is the 2012 recipient of the Fulbright JAPAN Teacher Exchange Program for Education in Sustainable Development and the 2014 Peter McWalters Professional Educator Award. She has also presented at the Expeditionary Learning Schools National Conference several times.
The Greene School embraces an educational discipline of 'learn-by-doing.' Known as EL Education (Expeditionary Learning), our approach is rooted in the idea that learning is active, challenging, meaningful, public, and collaborative. Our students grow academically and socially, become environmental stewards.