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Dr. Sunghie Park Okino

Irvine Unified School District
Coordinator of Prevention and Intervention
Prevention and Intervention
Sunghie Park Okino, IUSD Coordinator of Prevention and Intervention, and her team’s mission is to build an integrated system of academic, behavioral, and social-emotional learning and supports to meet the needs of the whole child. Dr. Okino is also recognized for her transformational work with schools as California's 2014 National Distinguished Principal. She comes with 19 years of school site administrative experience working in collaboration with teams and the community to move organizations forward. She has been a presenter at the national CUE conference focused on the use of technology in learning; the Cotsen STEAM Conference; trained principals in Guangzhou, China on Professional Learning Communities and NGSS (Next Generation Science Standards); and worked for the California State Legislative Budget Committee as a Legislative Analyst. Dr. Okino also co-authored “The Eco-tech Collaborative Academy: Re-imagine High School” which earned semi-finalist status as part of the 2016 XQ Super Schools Project.