Featured Consultant

John D. Ross


About John

John is passionate about helping educators reach their potential to impact student learning.

Sometimes he does this through job-embedded coaching with coaches and teachers in their classrooms. Other times he works with building leaders on crafting and implementing policies and practices that can build a culture that supports excellent teaching and learning. He routinely works with district and state leaders to consider everything from hardware and network configurations, curriculum and assessment, and policies that leverage digital resources to best take advantage of opportunities to personalize learning and meet the needs of more teachers and students.

Selected Publications

Key Skills and Qualifications

  • Instructional design for online and blended learning and professional development
  • Curriculum development and development of performance-based tasks
  • Planning for and monitoring state, district, and school technology integration initiatives
  • Program and product evaluation including needs assessment
  • Visioning with school and community members
  • Support for teachers and administrators through coaching and professional development
  • Universal Design for Learning and promoting personalized learning
  • Research and evaluation using qualitative and quantitative methods
  • Presenter, speaker, and facilitator