Stephanie Pace Marshall is the Founding President and President Emerita of the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy®--the nation’s first three year public residential institution for high school age students academically talented in science, mathematics and technology. She was also the founding president of the National Consortium for Specialized Secondary Schools in Mathematics, Science and Technology, and was a president of the Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD), one of the world’s largest international education associations. Today she is internationally recognized as a pioneer and innovative leader and teacher and an inspiring speaker and writer on leadership, learning and schooling, STEM education and talent development, innovation, and the design of generative and life-affirming learning organizations.

The IMSA Oral Histories include interviews with Dr. Stephanie Pace Marshall, Dr. Leon Lederman, and alumni from the 1989 charter class that provide insight into the founding and early history of the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy.


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Image Gallery
The Dr. Stephanie Pace Marshall Image Gallery contains high resolution photographs of paintings and plaques and historical photographs of events.

Publications & Research
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