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Robert S. Peterkin
Robert S. Peterkin has been elected to the board of directors of the education software company PLATO. Mr. Peterkin, 61, is the director of the Urban Superintendents Program and a professor of educational policy and administration in Harvard University’s graduate school of education. He also serves on the board of the Bethesda, Md.-based Editorial Projects in Education, the publisher of Education Week.