Dori Berg is the Academic Systems Director for Legacy Preparatory Charter Academy headquartered in Dallas, Texas. In her role, Dori serves as a PBL-instructional coach to more than 100 staff and administration across three, K-9 STEM-designated campuses. She designs and facilitates professional development workshops and the integration of technology into PBL units in collaboration with the New Tech Network program. As the district testing coordinator and curriculum director, Dori works with the leadership team in aligning the PBL units and assessments around learning of the 21st century competency skills.
Dori began her educational journey by graduating from the University of Iowa with a B.A. in Elementary Education and then completed her student teaching in Auckland, New Zealand. She went on to attain her Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from National Louis University in Illinois. She has 13 years of teaching experience in middle school and high school in the areas of Social Studies and English. During this time, she served as the social studies representative on a pilot PBL team and social studies department chair.
Dori is passionate about supporting PBL implementation to promote authentic learning opportunities for ALL students.