Blaze is a public benefit corporation that integrates social, emotional and academic learning. As a student-centric platform, Blaze provides a seamless learning experience between classroom & home. Based on leading education and human science, Blaze maximizes engagement and impact through a system of daily micro-actions and micro-reflections.
Our Urgency of Now
Students across the socio-economic spectrum are suffering the consequences of inadequate social & emotional development. Negative outcomes include: anxiety, depression, suicide, disinterest in school, substance abuse, crime and a recurring struggle to become a consistent, productive member of the labor force. This lack of core human development adversely affects disadvantaged communities and students of color at a highly disproportionate rate, evidenced by the massive achievement gap between black and white students in the U.S.
Our Founding Team
Blaze didn't happen in a vacuum. This team is why empowering young people to solve problems is the key to a peaceful & prosperous future.
These are the individuals have have helped propel Blaze forward in a variety of ways.