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2015 ASCD Summer Academies

ASCD Summer Academies

Join ASCD for two immersive learning experiences for teachers.

The Strategic Teacher: Developing Every Teacher's Instructional Know-How
July 30–August 1
Anaheim, Calif.

Learn more and register.

Connect 21 Camp: Becoming a 21st Century Teacher, Leader, and School
August 6–8
National Harbor, Md.

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Emerging Leaders Directory

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Emerging Leaders Class of 2015

Jeffrey Bradbury

Jeffrey Bradbury
Twitter: @TeacherCast

Technology Integration Coordinator, Westwood Regional School District
Westwood, N.J. 

Danielle Brown

Danielle Brown
Twitter: @TeachDB17

Kindergarten Teacher, Colonel Johnston Elementary
Fort Huachuca, Ariz.

     
       
Dan Callahan

Dan Callahan
Twitter: @dancallahan

Training & Professional Learning Specialist, Massachusetts Teachers Association
Boston, Mass.

Jeff Charbonneau

Jeff Charbonneau
Twitter: @JeffCharbonneau

Science Teacher, Zillah High School
Zillah, Wash.

       
       
Sarah Couture

Sarah Couture

Spanish Teacher, Clyde A. Erwin High School
Asheville, N.C.

James Crawford

James Crawford

Principal, Valhalla Elementary School
Federal Way, Wash.

       
       
Ashley Ireland Dann

Ashley Ireland Dann
Twitter: @TeachingInFocus

Professional Learning Developer, Alexandria City Public Schools
Alexandria, Va.

Jasper Fox Sr

Jasper Fox Sr.
Twitter: @jasperfoxsr

Science Teacher, Lakeland Central School District
Shrub Oak, N.Y.

       
       
James Frye

James Frye
Twitter: @mrjamesfrye

Instructional Technology Coordinator, Newton-Conover City Schools
Newton, N.C.

Rachael George

Rachael George
Twitter: @runnin26

Principal, Sandy Grade School
Sandy, Ore.

       
       
Melanie Gravel

Melanie Gravel
Twitter: @Illini01

Principal, James C. Bush Elementary School
Johnsburg, Ill. 

Forrest Griek

Forrest Griek

Principal, Browns Point Elementary
Tacoma, Wash.

       
       
Josh Griffith

Josh Griffith
Twitter: @JoshNGriffith

Vice Principal, Callanan Middle School
Des Moines, Iowa

Matt Harris

Matt Harris
Twitter: @MattHarrisEdD

Deputy Head for Learning Technology, British School of Jakarta
Jakarta, Indonesia

       
       
Jennifer Holland

Jennifer Holland
Twitter: @DrJenEd

Director of Assessment, Curriculum & Teaching Strategies, HS Educational Services
Lees Summit, Mo.

Adam Holman

Adam Holman
Twitter: @AGHolman

Assistant Principal, Murchison Middle School
Austin, Tex.

       
       
Michael Janatovich

Michael Janatovich
Twitter: @mjanatovich

Assistant Principal, Harmon Middle School
Aurora, Ohio

Nicole Johnston

Nicole Johnston
Twitter: @WinthropsCity

Upper School History Teacher, Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child
Summit, N.J.

       
       
Amanda Koonlaba

Amanda Koonlaba
Twitter: @AKoonlaba

Art Teacher, Lawhon Elementary School
Tupelo, Miss.

Tricia Kurtt

Tricia Kurtt
Twitter: @tkurtt77

Instructional Coach and Gifted Education Teacher, Norwalk High School
Norwalk, Iowa

       
       
Rachel Lawrence

Rachel Lawrence
Twitter: @Tchr_RachelM

Science Teacher, Centennial Campus Magnet School
Raleigh, N.C.

Jusmar Maness

Jusmar Maness
Twitter: @jmaness4

Principal, Balfour Elementary School
Asheboro, N.C.

       
       
Michael Matera

Michael Matera
Twitter: @mrmatera

World History Teacher, University School of Milwaukee
Milwaukee, Wis. 

Matthew McCrea

Matthew McCrea
Twitter: @matt_mccrea

Principal, Benjamin D. Foulois Creative and Performing Arts Academy
Morningside, Md.

       
       
Renee Meeks

Renee Meeks
Twitter: @ReneeMeeks

Principal, Sea Isle Elementary School
Memphis, Tenn.

Brenda Mendoza

Brenda Mendoza

K12 Bilingual ELL Specialist, West Aurora School District 129
Aurora, Ill. 

 

       
       
Dawn Mitchell

Dawn Mitchell
Twitter: @dawnjmitchell

Instructional Services, Spartanburg School District Six
Spartanburg, S.C.

Amy Mount

Amy Mount
Twitter: @msmrocks

Coordinator of Social Studies K12, Tyler Independent School District
Tyler, Tex.

       
       
Jennifer Mullenax

Jennifer Mullenax
Twitter: @jmullenax

Principal, Halstead Academy
Baltimore, Md.

Kelly Murphy

Kelly Murphy
Twitter: @Kel_Mur

Instructional Facilitator, Renton School District
Renton, Wash.

       
       
Melissa Murphy

Melissa Murphy
Twitter: @murphette316

Mathematics Teacher and Gifted & Talented Coordinator, Belmar Elementary School
Belmar, N.J.

Amanda Palmer

Amanda Palmer
Twitter:
@AmandaPalmer131

Secondary Language Arts Coordinator, Katy Independent School District
Katy, Tex.

       
       
Robert Pennington

Robert Pennington
Twitter: @robpennington9

Social Studies Teacher and Lead Tech Coach, Roton Middle School
Norwalk, Conn.

Lindsay Portnoy

Lindsay Portnoy
Twitter: @lportnoy

Assistant Professor Educational Psychology, Hunter College, CUNY
New York, N.Y. 

       
       
Leslie Pralle Keehn

Leslie Pralle Keehn
Twitter: @LPralleKeehn

Instructional Technology Consultant, Prairie Lakes Area Education Agency
Blairsburg, Iowa

Umair Qureshi

Umair Qureshi
Twitter: 
@UmairSQureshi

Teacher and Teacher Trainer, Beaconhouse School System Margalla Campus
Islamabad, Pakistan

       
       
Kimberly Radostits

Kimberly Radostits
Twitter: @SrtaRad

Spanish Teacher, Oregon High School
Oregon, Ill. 

Jeremy Shorr

Jeremy Shorr
Twitter: @JeremyShorr

Director of Innovation, Mentor Public Schools
Mentor, Ohio

       
       
Brian Smith

Brian Smith
Twitter: @dad2ella

Responsiveness to Instruction, Professional Development Facilitator, Newton-Conover City Schools
Newton, N.C. 

Barrett Taylor

Barrett Taylor
Twitter: @barrettonline

Assistant Principal, Compton-Drew ILC Middle School
St. Louis, Mo.

       
       
Kristin Taylor

Kristin Taylor

Visual Art Educator, Sylmar Leadership Academy
Sylmar, Calif.

Amber Teamann

Amber Teamann
Twitter:
@8Amber8

Principal, Whitt Elementary School, Wylie Independent School District
Wylie, Tex.

       
       
Matt Wachel

Matt Wachel
Twitter: @mattwachel

Assistant Principal, English Landing and Prairie Point Elementary Schools
Kansas City, Mo. 

Adam Wallach

Adam Wallach
Twitter:
@AdamWallach

K12 Coordinator of Social Studies, Stafford County Public Schools
Stafford, Va.

       
       
Cheryl Wilson

Cheryl Wilson
Twitter: @only1clw

Freshman Academy Administrator, Eau Claire High School
Columbia, S.C.

Felix Yerace

Felix Yerace
Twitter: @FelixYerace

Teacher, South Fayette Township School District
McDonald, Pa.