Adjunct Professorial Lecturer
School of Education
Ed.D. Harvard University
Dr. Helen Janc Malone is an Adjunct Professorial Lecturer (EDU 649 Nonformal Education and Development). She is also Director of Education Policy & Institutional Advancement and the National Director of the Education Policy Fellowship Program (EPFP) at the Institute for Educational Leadership (IEL). She is the Chair of the American Educational Research Association (AERA) Educational Change Special Interest Group, editor-in-chief of the Current Issues in Out-of-School Time book series (Information Age Publishing), and serves on the editorial board of a peer reviewed Journal of Expanded Learning Opportunities. She is also an expert advisor on several out-of-school time projects and a peer reviewer for academic journals focused on educational change, youth development, and school-community partnerships.
Her select publications include: The Growing Out-of-School Time Field: Past, Present, and Future (Information Age Publishing, 2017, forthcoming book); The Future Directions in Educational Change: Social Justice, Professional Capital, and Systems Change (Routledge, 2017, forthcoming book); Networks for Change: Global Perspectives, Local Practices (ed., International Congress for School Effectiveness and Improvement, 2015); Empowering Teachers: The Role of School-Community Partnerships (book chapter with Reuben Jacobson, IEL, in Flip the System: Changing Education from the Ground Up, 2015); Leading Educational Change: Global Issues, Challenges, and Lessons on Whole-System Reform (Teachers College Press, 2013), The Futures of School Reform (Harvard Education Press, 2012, co-authored chapter with Jeffrey Henig and Paul Reville), Expanded Learning Time and Opportunities (Jossey-Bass, 2011), Year-Round Learning: Connecting School, Afterschool, and Summer Contexts to Support Learning (Harvard Family Research Project, 2011, co-author).
She has co-founded two special interest groups within the American Educational Research Association. Malone has given distinguished lectures domestically and abroad and has appeared in mass media, including PBS, C-SPAN, Huffington Post, and has run two Education Week blogs.
Dr. Malone holds Ed.D. in education policy, leadership, and instructional practice from Harvard University.