Cal HastingsChief Schools Officer
Cal oversees the implementation of NYC Outward Bound Schools’ approach to learning in our network of schools and beyond. He has extensive experience and expertise in working with schools, knowledge of the NYC public school system, and a deep affinity for the approach to teaching and learning upon which NYC Outward Bound Schools is built. Prior to joining NYC Outward Bound Schools, Cal served as Senior Director for Adolescent Literacy at Generation Ready, before which he led NYC Department of Education’s Middle School Quality Initiative. Cal holds his AB from Bowdoin College and his MA from Columbia’s Teachers College.
"I love working with a crew where the success of youth is at the heart of everything that we do."