Dr. Barbara (Barb) Blanke is an outstanding math educator, author and international presenter who is known for her creativity, enthusiasm and practical ideas for teaching students and teachers about understanding mathematics. Barb brings a special passion for meeting the differentiated needs of all K-6 students in mathematics, along with a wealth of practical tips and ideas for using Guided Math in your own classroom to all of her presentations. You'll find her sessions lively, informative and packed with practical ideas.
Ryan Doetch is an experienced and award-winning elementary educator, math coach and an enthusiastic presenter. He is known for his skills in helping students learn to read and write, understand math concepts and use technology in motivating and meaningful ways. Drawing from his daily classroom experiences, his trainings are filled with highly effective strategies, ideas and tips you can use immediately to support your math students in Guided Math. You will leave his sessions inspired and excited get back to your classroom to work with your students!
Mary Peterson is an enthusiastic, grades K-6 teacher with decades of teaching experience and is known for her highly motivating, very practical ideas and strategies for helping teachers to work smarter, not harder in their classrooms. She is an expert in implementing powerful math instruction and independent practice using Guided Math and math workstations.