Featuring Two of the Nation's Top Differentiated Instruction Experts
Dr. Marquita Blades is an experienced and award-winning secondary teacher, international speaker, author, and consultant. Marquita's extensive experience with diverse student populations have equipped her with a depth of firsthand experience for differentiating instruction to better meet diverse student needs. Realizing the importance of meeting students where they are through having served a diverse population of students, Marquita focuses her practice on creating learning experiences that are accessible for all learners through the use of differentiated instructional strategies. Her sessions will be packed with practical and engaging strategies that your teachers will be able to use immediately in their classrooms. Marquita has managed national STEM programs for secondary level students and has served as a curriculum and assessment developer, and professional learning facilitator for numerous school districts.
Ryan Doetch is a dynamic and enthusiastic presenter, and an award-winning classroom teacher. Ryan is known around the world as an exemplary teacher for elementary students. Drawing from his daily classroom experiences, Ryan's presentations are filled with highly effective strategies, ideas, and tips you can use immediately to differentiate instruction. Ryan's expertise, practicality, and humor keep his sessions fast-moving, enjoyable, and packed with tips and tools that you can use right away to enhance your own instructional program. In his free time, Ryan trains teachers, interventionists, curriculum specialists, and administrators from around the world on the best, practical ideas for making instruction successful for all learners. Ryan's knowledge, experience and expertise in Differentiated Instruction and training teachers translate into a Train-The-Trainer Program that is jam-packed with great ideas you will want to use immediately.