Bestselling Author and Founder of Ready to Blend
Heather Clayton Staker is an expert in innovation and student-centered learning. She is the co-author of bestselling books, including Blended: Using Disruptive Innovation to Improve Schools. As the founder of Ready to Blend, Heather leads a team of 150 facilitators delivering blended-learning teacher workshops. Heather was a senior research fellow for the Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation.
Dr. Catlin Tucker
Bestselling Author and International Trainer
Dr. Catlin Tucker is a blended learning coach, education consultant, and professor in the Masters of Arts in Teaching program at Pepperdine University. She was named Teacher of the Year in 2010 in Sonoma County, where she taught for 16 years. Catlin is a bestselling author including, Balance With Blended Learning.
CEO & Co-Founder, Modern Classrooms Project
After joining Teach for America in 2013, Kareem Farah spent six years teaching in schools that support students with a high diversity of academic and social-emotional needs in Hawaii and DC. He was awarded the 2018 Standing Ovation Award for Excellence in Classroom Innovation for his blended, self-paced, mastery-based approach to teaching and learning. Kareem's work has been featured in Edutopia and CBS News, among other local and national outlets.