Kevin Platt

Kevin Platt

A born storyteller, Kevin started his writing career with a poem published before he left middle school. After receiving a BA in Journalism with a Specialization in Advertising and a minor in Communication Studies from the University of Oregon, he dove into the world of marketing and advertising, where he has been ever since. Kevin joined Summit Learning as Director of Creative in September 2018.

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What is Summit Learning?

Whenever we’re talking to a new set of parents, teachers, or administrators, the very first question they ask is, “So, what is Summit Learning.” To put it simply, Summit Learning is a new way to educate students, that’s based on nearly a century of education research and best practices. It is designed to drive student […]

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What is Mastery-Based Learning?

Mastery-based learning is the backbone of the Summit Learning program. And, it’s one of the biggest things that differentiates how we teach students, from how they are taught in a traditional classroom. Because of that though, we frequently get asked, “What is mastery-based learning?” Traditional Classrooms You know how a traditional classroom works. The teacher […]