ASCD Faculty Bio
In her 36 years in education, Sue Z. Beers has been a middle and high school teacher, coach, and K–12 curriculum director. She currently serves as the director of the Mid-Iowa School Improvement Consortium, leading a collaborative of over 160 school districts in Iowa that work together to improve teaching and learning. As a consultant, Beers has worked with over 400 school districts nationally and internationally in the areas of Common Core State Standards implementation, literacy across the curriculum, 21st century teaching and learning, assessment, instructional coaching, and designing professional development programs. Beers is the author of six ASCD Action Tools and is an ASCD Faculty member.