AJ Webster

Sycamore School/Catalyst Learning Hub

AJ Webster

Sycamore School/Catalyst Learning Hub

Biography

Innovator and educator AJ Webster has more than a decade and a half of classroom experience teaching science, Latin, language arts, math, and social science. AJ has an MA in educational leadership and policy studies. He specializes in game-based learning and embraces the Maker Movement, in which students design, construct, and “think with their hands.” AJ’s work with the PlayMaker School was featured on PBS NewsHour, and he has presented on play and education at many conferences, including the national Game Learning Society, Games in Education, IndieCade, Progressive Educators Network, and the Institute for the Future. AJ continues his mission to revolutionize education as a co-founder of the Sycamore School, a brand new project- and play-based elementary in the Los Angeles area. AJ is excited to continue revolutionizing education with the launch of Catalyst Learning Hub, a new middle school, in September 2019.