Taylor White

National Director, Partnership to Advance Youth Apprenticeship and Senior Policy Advisor for K-12 Education and Workforce

Taylor White is the national director of the Partnership to Advance Youth Apprenticeship and a senior policy advisor for K–12 education and workforce with the Center on Education & Labor, where she focuses on designing the policies and systems necessary to establish more effective college and career pathways.

She has worked on both K–12 and higher education policy issues in previous roles at the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching and on behalf of the Australian Department of Education & Training in her role as the deputy director of education policy and research at the Australian Embassy in Washington, DC. Early in her career, Taylor taught high school and college-level students in the U.S. and in Oslo, Norway, where she completed a Fulbright fellowship in 2010.

Taylor holds a master’s degree in education policy and management from the Harvard Graduate School of Education and a bachelor’s degree with honors in English from Bowdoin College.

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