Our Team

The NewSchools team draws on extensive experience from across the education, business, policy and nonprofit sectors to help find, fund and support teams of educators and innovators.

Cameron White

Cameron White

Senior Associate Partner

Cameron White, Senior Associate Partner at NewSchools Venture Fund, focuses on catalyzing the success of ed tech products that increase equitable outcomes for PreK-12 students. He has over 10 years of experience at the intersection of racial and socioeconomic equity, student learning, and technology development. During this time, Cameron has advised and invested in more than 100 early stage ed tech ventures, through philanthropic capital as well as strategic feedback and guidance related to equitable student impact, research-based product design, fundraising, and sustainable growth. He is co-author of publications including An entrepreneur’s guide to using research to improve products and measure impact and Developing education products with equity at the center, and has been featured as a speaker at SXSWedu, SOCAP, and iNACOL. Cameron was on the founding team at co.lab, an accelerator focused on game-based learning launched in partnership with Zynga.org. He began his career at E.L. Haynes Public Charter School in Washington, DC, helping to align out-of-school time offerings with the school’s academic and social missions. Cameron received a Master of Arts in Instructional Technology and Media from Teachers College of Columbia University, completing his master’s thesis on ed tech equity. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Architecture from Princeton University, writing his undergraduate thesis on environmental design and early childhood development. He is a yoga teacher specializing in accessibility, trauma-sensitive instruction, and teaching in schools and juvenile detention facilities.