Dan Sackheim

Program Lead, California Department of Education

Dan Sackheim is statewide program lead for the California Department of Education for several types of public schools and programs for at-risk/at-promise students and serves on a dozen related state boards, interagency workgroups, and boards of professional organizations including the State School Attendance Review Board, Community Day School Field Colleague Network, California Career Resource Network and State Executive Board of the California Association of Supervisors of Child Welfare and Attendance. He is a former elementary school teacher and has served as a policy analyst and legislative representative for several state education agencies. He is a Freedom Writer Teacher.