Senior Product Developer
Pam Goldman is the Institute for Learning (IFL) Senior Product Developer. In this role, she designs, authors, co-authors, produces, and edits a series of learning tools for educators based on the Institute's theory of action and practice of district and school reform, including oversight of the development of the IFL's suite of online workshops and a series of new online initiatives. She was a member of the field test team for the IFL's work on the development of assessment prototypes in English language arts and literacy for the Partnership for Assessment Readiness for College and Career (PARCC).
Goldman earned a B.A. in English from S.U.N.Y. at Buffalo and a J.D. from Northeastern University School of Law. Before joining the Institute, Goldman was an attorney in private practice with an emphasis on civil rights, labor law, immigration, and criminal law. She taught at Cornell Law School and the University of Kentucky College of Law. At the University of Kentucky, Goldman taught Oral History and Legal Writing courses. At Cornell, Goldman supervised students at the school’s Legal Clinic and taught a related seminar on lawyering skills. She also taught Legal Interviewing and Counseling and Negotiation.