Jeff is a teacher who believes in facilitating opportunities for teachers and students in an effort to establish meaningful learning experiences. He strives to achieve this goal by working as a professional speaker, an educational consultant, and most importantly as a fellow teacher. He is co-founder of Beyond the Chalk where he works toward the goal of transforming education by continuously providing authentic learning experiences for teachers and students. Jeff highlights problem-based learning, Google Apps for Education, mobile technologies, cloud-based services, authentic assessment, and career readiness.
Jeff’s teaching experiences as a middle school teacher, a director of technology, grant writer, researcher, and adjunct faculty at the university level, provide him with a broad perspective to view the “world” of education. Jeff’s passionate and energetic nature promise to provide for an engaging experience for all.