Helen Janc Malone Ed.D.

Institute for Educational Leadership

Dr. Helen Janc Malone is Vice President for Research and Innovation and the National Director of the Education Policy Fellowship Program (EPFP) at the Institute for Educational Leadership (IEL). She is the series editor of the Current Issues in Out-of-School Time book series (Information Age Publishing). She is an expert advisor on several out-of-school time projects and a peer reviewer for academic journals focused on educational change, youth development, and school-community partnerships. Her select publications include: The Role of Context in Scaling Up Educational Change (Educational Research for Policy and Practice, 17(3), the official journal of the Asia-Pacific Educational Research Association, 2018); The Growing Out-of-School Time Field: Past, Present, and Future (Information Age Publishing, 2018, co-edited book); The Future Directions in Educational Change: Social Justice, Professional Capital, and Systems Change (Routledge, 2018, co-edited book); Collaborative Partnerships for Systems Change (Journal of Professional Capital and Community, 2(4), 2017). She co-founded two special interest groups (SIG) within the American Educational Research Association (AERA) and has served as a Chair of three different SIGs. Dr. Malone has given distinguished lectures domestically and abroad and has appeared in mass media. Dr. Malone holds Ed.D. in education policy, leadership, and instructional practice from Harvard University.