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Alan Blankstein

 

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Alan Blankstein

Alan Blankstein is an author and educational leader, who served for 25 years as president of the HOPE Foundation, which he founded. He is the author of the best-selling book Failure Is Not an Option: Six Principles That Guide Student Achievement in High-Performing Schools. His connection to Jewish community begins with his debt to the Jewish Child Care Agency which took him in as a child and again to a group home in Queens as a teen.