I‘ve been fortunate in my career to have had some great experiences and made a difference helping kids grow and achieve. I’ve served urban and rural schools/districts as reading specialist, math teacher, curriculum facilitator, middle and high school assistant principal, middle school principal and director of curriculum and innovation.
In 2014, Derek was recognized as a National Digital Principal of the Year. As an active PLN builder in NC, he was named 1 of 25 to Follow on #NCED. He has also spoken about middle schools on a White House panel in 2018.
The Revolution is Here!
The Revolution is a resource to help school and educators shift to learner centered practices. Derek is the proud co-author and shares with others on how we can change schools