THE ITK TEAM

Barbara Barnes, Educator, Author, Consultant        President,  It’s The Kids, LLC

Teacher for ten years and School Principal for 17 years, Director of Business Parenters in Education, International Consultant: Project Based Learning, Partnerships with Business and Community, Portfolio Assessments.   Advisory Boards: UC Irvine School of Education, Dean’s Advisory Board,  Irvine Ranch Outdoor Education Center  & Crystal Cove Alliance, Crystal Cove State Park San Clemente, CA

Career Positions: Principal Vista Verde School - Director of Irvine Partnership In Education Program - Presenter at NAPE and IPN Conferences

Co-Coordinator of the Role of the Principal in the State of California project -Director of the Education for the Future Project

Executive Director and Training Facilitator, EFG Curriculum Collaborative -Transformation Consultant for 21st Century Prep

Principal, San Onofre School on Camp Pendleton -Coordinator of volunteer after-school program - Camp Pendleton -President, It’s The Kids, LLC

 BOARD of DIRECTORS

Mrs. James Roosevelt, UC Irvine & Griffith University, AU - International Partners and University Contacts: United Nations International School, 

John Fry, Retired Corporate Executive, President Community Resource Center of San Clemente, a 501C3 accepting grants  for it's the Kids LLC.

Robin Gibbs, Retired executive with VP Marketing, LabCare and NASMedical  - Speciality:  Health, Business, Careers, Pauley’s Island, SC

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