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Gia Truong
Chief Executive Officer

P-12, Higher Ed

  • Academic counseling
  • Achievement gap
  • Advanced placement
  • African American students
  • Arts education
  • Asian students
  • Behavior
  • Career and technical education
  • Character education
  • Civil rights
  • College preparation
  • College readiness
  • Community involvement
  • Curriculum
  • Demographics
  • Digital divide
  • Engagement
  • English language learners
  • Gay students
  • Gender
  • Gender gap
  • Graduation rate
  • High schools
  • Hispanic students
  • Homework
  • Instructional tools
  • International students
  • Leadership
  • Low-income students
  • Math
  • Minority students
  • Mobility
  • Parent involvement
  • Principals
  • Professional development
  • Poverty
  • Race and diversity
  • Readiness
  • Reading and literacy
  • Remediation and intervention
  • Science
  • Social studies
  • Special education and learning disabilities
  • Student-centered education
  • Teacher development
  • Teacher quality
  • Teacher support
  • Transition to adulthood
  • Urban education
  • Writing

Gia Truong is Envision Education’s chief executive officer. Her career in education spans over 18 years and includes a series of classroom and administrative positions in Seattle, San Francisco and Oakland school districts and charter organizations. Truong has a bachelor’s degree in psychology with a minor in Asian-American studies from San Francisco State University and a master’s in teaching from Brown University. Most recently, she led a curriculum and instruction department of over 60 members through strategic planning and reorganization, and led Oakland Unified School District’s Effective Principals and Leadership Task Force. Truong is well respected for her accomplishments as a teacher, a teacher leader, principal, a supervisor of principals, and her ability to engage, support and hold leaders accountable for student success.