Jeff Flygare has served as a classroom teacher, professional development presenter, and English language arts specialist. He led the movement to a standards-based education for Academy School District 20 in Colorado.
Gavin Grift has experience as a teacher, an assistant principal, and an educational coach. He has written and presented on numerous topics, including cognitive coaching, professional learning communities, collaboration, and learning-centered leadership.
Dr. Jason Harlacher has over 15 years of experience in education. Dr. Harlacher has previously worked as a school psychologist in Oregon, Nevada, and Utah; the state director for PBS-Nevada; a researcher; and as a consultant on schoolwide tiered models at both the district and state level.
Tammy Heflebower, EdD, is a highly sought-after school leader and consultant with vast experience in urban, rural, and suburban districts throughout the United States, Canada, the Netherlands, Denmark, and Australia.
Robert J. Marzano, PhD, is cofounder and chief academic officer of Marzano Resources in Denver, Colorado. A leading researcher in education, he is a speaker, trainer, and author of more than 50 books and 200 articles.