Who We Are

Why Choose Eduscape?

Eduscape is a social innovation company dedicated to developing and implementing effective solutions to challenging and systemic issues that elevate the educational experience for all learners.

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Our team is comprised of experienced and passionate educators who have implemented blended, interactive, and personalized learning environments in their classrooms.


We have facilitated workshops for hundreds of thousands of learners empowering them to transform classrooms into engaging, learner-centered environments. 


We have a collective belief that simply learning the tools is not enough to transform learning with technology. 


School leaders must invest in developing a culture and shifting mindsets towards nurturing classrooms where the teacher becomes an active participant in the learning process and feels comfortable in a new paradigm of instructional design.

Our Mission: To advance student outcomes by empowering and inspiring educators to rethink learning.

Eduscape's vision is to reach every learner by designing solutions that inspire inquiry, creativity and innovation.

Our Leadership

Alex Urrea
Managing Partner and Director of What’s Next!

Alex has been leading educational companies for over 20 years. His passion is to reach as many learners as possible by leveraging technology to personalize the learning process and give teachers and students an active voice in their education. At Eduscape, Alex invests his time collaborating with a great team and best in class partners to provide schools the support they need to design and nurture engaging and exemplary learning environments.

"We learn best by being active participants in our own learning. Design it, learn it, apply it, retry it – never be a passive observer who simply absorbs knowledge. Don’t be afraid to fail—Failure is Knowledge!"

Lanie Gordon
VP of Operations and Getting Stuff Done!

Lanie has leveraged her start as an elementary school teacher into becoming the day-to-day coach of the Eduscape Team. She oversees partnerships with world class education technology companies and publishers while aligning our resources to support school projects throughout the country. Lanie’s daily mission is to make sure that we not only meet our clients’ expectations but exceed them.

"Creating your path in life begins with obtaining knowledge. Being a life long learner opens doors to things unknown and encourages continuous growth and maturity."

Erin Sailor

Director of Professional Development and Quality Above All!

Erin leads professional development at Eduscape, ensuring that the services and products we deliver meet the highest learning standards. She is an accomplished curriculum developer who works super collaboratively with our instructional team to ensure that we support all educators on their journey to rethink learning and bring innovative practices into their classrooms.

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Erin was a Teach for America corps member and taught in an integrated co-teaching setting as a special education teacher predominantly in 11th grade English and US History. She served as a tenured teacher leader, leading various grade teams, the special education team and was selected as a Model Teacher in the NYC DOE. As a teacher leader, Erin supported the development of school wide curriculums, including a humanities curriculum and social-emotional learning curriculum. She designed, facilitated and monitored the effectiveness of professional development of teachers and served as an instructional coach. Erin was a trained reading interventionist using Anita Archer’s REWARDS program to support tier 2 and 3 literacy intervention for high school students.

Erin holds a BS in History and Sociology from Loyola University Maryland and a Master’s in Special Education from Fordham University. Erin has obtained certifications as a Google Educator, Microsoft Innovative Educator and ISTE Certified Educator. She also obtained her SCRUM project management certification.

"We all have the extraordinary coded within us, waiting to be released." – Jean Houston

Samantha Fletcher, Ed.M.

Director of Inclusivity and Innovation

With nearly 20 years of experience in journalism, research, education, and DEI -- including much of that time in educator and parent roles -- Samantha is in many ways uniquely qualified to facilitate the equity and antiracism professional development workshops that she discovered are her passion. Between workshops, webinars, consulting, and keynote speaking, she has impacted thousands in transformational ways, and has become known for bringing a friendly, engaging approach to what some consider difficult conversations.

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Her recent Harvard Graduate School of Education M.Ed. in Technology, Innovation, and Education sparked her idea to design workshops in the iterative manner with which she designed innovations -- causing her to incorporate current user-friendly technology, platforms, and digital tools for a multimodal interactive experience that engages all participants. This ability to differentiate for a range of learners and thinkers and to use an unusual, forward-thinking, storytelling approach gives her an innovative edge in shifting mindsets and puts her at the forefront of DEI PD.

Samantha was an Equity and Inclusion Fellow at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, and only one of eight students selected as a Saul Zaentz Fellow for excellence in early education. She was also selected as the Keynote Speaker for the 2021 Harvard Black graduation ceremony. Samantha holds a BS in Communications and Sociology from Augusta State University, a Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Maryland and a Ed.M from the Harvard Graduate School of Education in Technology, Innovation and Education.

Dr. Elise Matson-Dite

Director, Leadership Programs and Making Great Leaders!

Elise has been a Principal and Central Office Administrator. At Eduscape, she is in charge of our leadership development and teacher improvement practices. 

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Most recently, she served as Director of Leadership Formation for the Office of Catholic Schools in the Archdiocese of Chicago where she oversaw various programs that pertain to the principal recruitment and hiring processes. In her position as Director of Leadership Formation, she was also responsible for principal onboarding and retention, and she was the lead organizer for principal leadership days. Elise is also Chief Learning Officer for The Procedo Project, a nonprofit organization focused on bringing innovation to Catholic schools.

Elise has a Doctorate in K-12 Education Leadership from Seton Hall University, a Master’s degree in Education with a principal endorsement from Dominican University, a Master’s degree in English from DePaul University, and a Bachelor’s degree in History from Concordia University, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude.

"Strong leadership is the foundation of any excellent school. Excellent, passionate school leaders are essential because they are preparing the next generation to lead in a world that is always changing and growing."

Adam Turnbull
Director of Eduscape Global and Making Stuff Happen!

Adam has been working with international teams on a variety of successful educational projects across his storied 16 year career. He cofounded an educational studio in China that has grown into a group of companies which has several arms such as; K-12 solution development, ed-tech investment and partnerships with impactful education institutions. 

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He has worked with several companies across the globe to bring great products and platforms to new markets and enjoys bridging cultural gaps for the benefit of advancing education. He is the founding President of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in the Pearl River Delta, the recipient of Entrepreneurial Achievement from the Hong Kong Canada Business Association & Hong Kong Canadian Chamber of Commerce and has experience across multiple business sectors. He is fluent in Mandarin and Cantonese.

As the Director of Eduscape Global, Adam is leading partnerships in China and founded Eduscape Canada to bring exemplary STEM and professional development solutions to Canada’s educators.

"Education is experiencing a global movement to better prepare the next generation for the 21st century, and it takes movement from the globe together to make this meaningful change."

Erin Hommeland
Partner Program Coordinator

Erin is a former classroom teacher with experience developing curriculum for both K-8 students and adults. She possesses extensive experience with standards-alignment projects – from unpacking standards and alignment to developing new learning materials and assessments. Erin is a certified Google Trainer, Microsoft Innovative Educator and SMART certified teacher. At Eduscape, she oversees our myeduscape eLearning company, manages special projects and coordinates onboarding and talent development for our team of Learning Leaders. Erin’s mission is to facilitate engaging learning experiences for all participants using a data-driven, inquiry-based approach. She supports teachers on their quest to create meaningful, relevant, exciting, technology-rich learning experiences for their students.

"Learning isn’t just about doing and memorizing, it’s about being engaged and actively participating in the learning process. Reaching students and teachers in the way they learn best gets them excited about the journey; finding ways to help them embrace technology as a tool to keep them on that journey is my passion."

Marcie Hebert
Director of STEM Education and Cool Tools for Schools!

Marcie has taught 4th through 8th grade in Computers, History and Language Arts. In addition, she served as the Technology Director for St. Joan of Arc School in LaPlace, LA. As an Authorized Google Education Trainer and selected member of the Google Innovator Academy. 3D Printing and S.T.E.A.M. education are passions that she also implemented into her curriculum and shares with other schools and teachers. Marcie is a co-founder and co-moderator of Louisiana’s monthly teacher Twitter chat, #LAedchat. She is a member of the planning committee for EdCampNOLA and is a GEG (Google Educator Group) Louisiana Leader. Marcie graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from the University of Southwestern Louisiana.

"STEM is about pedagogy not subjects or tools. How am I helping students of all subjects to ask questions, think critically, and solve problems?"

Join The Team

Eduscape is always looking for exemplary educators who have a passion for lifelong learning and guiding others to do the same. If you are interested in learning more about opportunities to join our team, please contact us.

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