"Making Waves sets the gold standard in best practices for educating young people from low-income backgrounds. It is a model for raising achievement and attainment for less advantaged students that needs to be implemented in hundreds of communities nationwide."
Providing The Educational Opportunities That Change Lives
Jordan Malin is a Bay Area native who earned her Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Sciences and Master of Arts in Education with a focus on science education both from the University of California, Berkeley. After she finished her undergraduate degree, she spent one year teaching Geometry and Spanish I at a boarding school in Vermont. She returned to the Bay Area where she worked as a Special Needs aide in the Albany School District and later as the Director of Health and Nutrition at St. Vincent's Day Home in West Oakland before returning to school to complete her master’s degree and credentials to teach Biology and Physics.