Meet Education Pioneers'
ANKEET SHAH

Careers - Ankeet's Story 
 Teaching By Numbers
Ankeet's Story
Teaching By Numbers
Ankeet originally entered teaching by joining Teach For America. Finishing his two years, Ankeet decided to pursue his interests in business and entered into the hotel management. Though he enjoyed it, Ankeet wanted to find a way to combine his two professional passions—teaching and numbers. After hearing about Education Pioneers’ Fellowships, Ankeet knew it was the opportunity he’d been waiting for—and immediately applied.
Careers - What Ankeet Does
 Analyst Fellow Alumnus, Achievement School District
What Ankeet Does
Analyst Fellow Alumnus, Achievement School District
Ankeet provides Achievement School District with meaningful data to drive decision making and action in the Memphis, TN school system to ensure students are receiving high­ quality educations. Ankeet's days are spent visiting schools, meeting with school administrators, and building data dashboards. He then shares his dashboards with data driven instructional teams or senior leadership, monitoring specific data points like student achievement scores, tracking trends, and making informed changes.
 
 
“Our work is so important and the mission is critical—Education Pioneers is filling an important gap in the human capital of America’s education systems.”
 
“Our work is so important and the mission is critical—Education Pioneers is filling an important gap in the human capital of America’s education systems.”
 
 
“Memphis is trying to make a Teacher Town USA—attracting the best teachers to help our students really grow.”
 
“Memphis is trying to make a Teacher Town USA—attracting the best teachers to help our students really grow.”