Malcolm Hodge

DEI Ambassador

USC - M.Ed.

Mr. Hodge was born in California and grew up in Atlanta, Georgia. He moved to Las Vegas to pursue his education at UNLV where he earned a bachelor's degree in Psychology with over 18 credits in Early Childhood Education. He has a passion for teaching young children that is apparent through his experience: 4+ years coaching youth sports and 5+ years teaching ages 1-5 at local Las Vegas preschools. His passion for early childhood education and love for everything science and technology inspired Mr. Hodge to create a successful online S.T.E.M. toy business. In his free time, Mr. Hodge enjoys building his online business and engaging in anything sports-related, especially the Lakers and Raiders. He is enthusiastic about being on the Dawson team and sharing his science and technology background with students. He hopes to inspire children to try new things while advancing their social skills as they work in partnership with their classmates.

The Alexander Dawson School

The Alexander Dawson School at Rainbow Mountain, an independent school located on 33-acres in the community of Summerlin, is Nevada’s first Stanford University Challenge Success partner school for students in early childhood through grade eight. Utilizing the unique Challenge Success framework, Dawson uses research-based strategies and programs that emphasize student academics, wellbeing, and a healthy school-life balance to create more engaged, motivated, and resilient learners and leaders. At Dawson, students achieve their individual potential while savoring life and meeting the challenges of the world.