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eSpark Learning, Leading Educational Platform Providing Personalized K-5 Software, Retains Frederickson Partners for Vice President of People Search

eSpark Learning, an ed-tech company with a mission to re-imagine learning by putting students at the heart of instruction, has partnered with Frederickson Partners for their Vice President (VP) of People search.

The human resources (HR) executive will be based remotely and will report to the company’s Founder and CEO. The new HR leader will act as a champion for company culture and will support managers and leaders in enabling eSpark to develop and grow quickly. He or she will be responsible for all HR-related activities including developing promotion and compensation systems, recruiting and managing technical recruiters and the People team, and refining the company’s hiring process to help all managers hire effectively.

eSpark Learning is an engaging, online program that provides K-5 math and reading instruction at each student’s level. With eSpark, teachers can assign leveled resources to target specific standards and skills easily. Students can also learn at their own pace through a personalized, adaptive pathway centered around small group learning. Today, eSpark’s products are used by more than 1.3 million students nationwide and those students have achieved on average 1.5x their expected yearly growth. Spark has partnerships with Clever, Google for Education, and NWEA, and is backed by investors including Quad Partners, Reach Capital and Learn Capital.

Frederickson Partners recruits high impact human resources leaders for innovative companies. Frederickson matches startups, tech unicorns, and the Fortune 500 with world-class full-time and project-based talent. The country’s leading People and HR executive search firm, Frederickson Partners is headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices nationwide. Clients include Alphabet, Creative Artists Agency (CAA), Gartner, Gilead, Intel, Pinterest, Qualtrics, Roche, ServiceNow, StockX, The Nature Conservancy, Twitter, Uber and Workday.

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Frederickson Partners, a Gallagher company is a market leader in retained executive search since 1995. As one of the top-rated HR executive search and C-suite recruiting firms, we have expertise in placing Chief People Officers, Chief Human Resources Officers, Chief Diversity Officers, Chief Financial Officers, Chief Legal Officers and many other senior leaders. We draw on a broad network of rising and established executives and leaders, and a 28-year reputation as a talent acquisition and HR Advisory provider.

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