Program Profiles
Rebecca Kockler

Current Title
Independent Consultant - Education

The Broad Academy 2016-2017


As assistant superintendent of academics for the state of Louisiana, Rebecca Kockler worked to build a system that delivered on the promise of high expectations for every student. Concentrating on empowering local educators, Rebecca created a comprehensive model for teachers, principals and districts that provided unique resources and direct support, integrating assessments, curriculum, professional development and educator evaluation. Those efforts paid off: Louisiana is one of the fastest improving states on the ACT, Advanced Placement and the National Assessment of Educational Progress exams.

More about Rebecca Kockler

Guest column: Make high expectations work for struggling students, The Advocate, May 22, 2018

Rebecca Kockler writes about the way Louisiana is reimagining the way it supports students who are falling behind. Read more.

How to sort the good from the bad in OER, Hechinger Report, March 14, 2018

Rebecca Kockler, Louisiana Dept of Ed's assist superintendent of academic instruction talks about the need for reliable evaluation of open educational resources Read more.

Current Title
Independent Consultant - Education