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Linda Burch

Common Sense Media
Co-Founder and Chief Education and Strategy Officer
Linda Burch is a Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer of Common Sense Media, the nation's leading nonprofit organization dedicated to helping families thrive in today's complicated digital world. Linda leads Common Sense’s strategy and development efforts and oversees its regional offices. She is the architect of Common Sense Education, spearheading the development of its K–12 Digital Literacy and Citizenship curriculum as well as its Ed Tech ratings platform, now used by 750,000 teachers in over 50% of schools in the US. In over 15 years at Common Sense, Linda has cultivated key fundraising and foundation partnerships as well as academic collaborations, including those with Project Zero at Harvard, Cornell Social Media Lab, and Yale's Center for Emotional Intelligence. She received her MBA from Stanford and her bachelor’s degree from Yale.  

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Friday, October 18

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