About this web site

The content in the neweducationparadigm.org website is drawn from a career of nearly 50 years of Donald J. Christensen of Minneapolis, Minnesota. A former public school educator and administrator, he is currently an adjunct faculty member in the School of Graduate and Professional Programs at Saint Mary’s University, Twin Cities Campus, and a senior-level educational consultant. He also brings years of experience as a human resources professional in corporate environments to his understanding of the challenges facing public education.

Christensen holds a bachelor degree in secondary education from University of Wisconsin LaCrosse, a Master of Arts degree in school administration from the University of Chicago, and a doctorate in educational administration from the University of Minnesota.