Jade Ballek is the principal of the Sunwest Distance Learning Center, a K-12 Online School in Sasketchewan. She is also a Session lecturer at the College of Education at the University of Saskatchewan. Previously, Jade was an educational consultant and learning coach, and earned her Masters of Education in Educational Technology and Design. Today we talk with Jade a little bit about “distance education” and about the Sunwest Distance Learning Center.
The Edupreneur is a podcast for you, the teacher, student or entrepreneur who innovates, redefines and improves education. Co-host Pete Freeman is an educational nonprofit co-founder and Notre Dame undergraduate student. Co-host Zack Baker is an award-winning entrepreneur/computer programmer and a Berkeley undergraduate student.