Head of School's Welcome
Michael Hardiman is leading the design and development of an innovative school that will empower the next generation of leaders to reshape the world. Michael brings to Denver Lab School a love of Denver and the outdoors, combined with teaching and leadership experience in independent and charter schools. Originally from New England, he earned a bachelor's degree from Johns Hopkins University, a master's in Independent School Leadership from the Klingenstein Center at Columbia Teacher's College, and an MBA from Columbia Business School. Michael developed a student-centered IB curriculum at Windermere Preparatory School and his career as a middle school teacher a Nativity Preparatory School, a tuition-free, private school in New Bedford, MA.
Michael Hardiman, Head of School