Welcome to Acelero Learning in Milwaukee and Racine, Wisconsin!

At Acelero Learning, we believe that all children can succeed and achieve, and we work to empower families to advocate for their children and themselves. Acelero Learning has a proven track record of producing breakthrough child outcome gains for some of America’s most at-risk children through our unique outcomes-focused approach to providing Head Start services. We currently serve more than 5,000 children and families in our Head Start centers in four states.


Executive Director Sarah Barton

Sarah Barton, Executive Director

Sarah Barton, Executive Director

Sarah Barton became Acelero Learning - Wisconsin’s Executive Director in March 2015. She has been part of Acelero Learning for six years and each year has taken on greater responsibility, first as a Center Director in Camden, New Jersey, and then as an Education Coordinator, an Education Director, and a founding Director of Education and Disabilities at Acelero Learning - Wisconsin. 
Sarah knew since she was a preschooler herself that education would be her life's work. She grew up in a family of education entrepreneurs and, after graduating from Michigan State University, served in Teach for America as a preschool teacher in Camden, NJ. During her time in Camden, Sarah also earned a New Jersey Preschool to Grade 3 Teaching License, as well as a master's degree in education with a focus on early childhood education and urban school leadership at Temple University.


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