Biography

Josh Schachter is an educator, visual storyteller and social ecologist. Josh is the founding director of CommunityShare, an education initiative that is re-imagining the relationship between schools and communities. Josh earned a master's degree in environmental management from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, where he explored the role of youth-produced media in supporting personal and community transformation. Over the past 20 years he has facilitated community-based media projects with youth, teachers, schools, and nonprofit organizations in places ranging from New Delhi to Nigeria. His work as an educator and photographer has been recognized internationally and his photographs have been published globally in books, magazines and films in venues ranging from the New York Times to the Navajo Times. You can learn more about Josh's work at www.communityshare.us, www.joshphotos.com,
www.creativenarratives.net, www.findingvoiceproject.org.

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