Week 4: Solutions and Collective Action
Week 4

Placed by Carmen Clay 2020/Oct/24
North America USA

Vanessa Wilson

I am a Middle Grades Science teacher 6-8 who also has taught science in Spanish as part of the Dual-Language program at my school.

Todd Flory

Todd Flory is a 4th grade teacher at Wheatland Elementary School in Andover, Kansas. Todd is a Skype Master Teacher, Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert, Buncee Ambassador, Microsoft Certified Educator, Google Certified Educator level 2, Teach SDGs Ambassador, the 2016 PBS Digital Innovator Kansas lead, and a 2018 Kansas Master Teacher. As an educator, Todd focuses on providing global collaboration and real-life, passion-based learning experiences for his students, which he has spoken on at various state and national education conferences, including at FETC and ISTE.

Naomi Volain

Naomi Volain is a science teacher and connects plants to people as a hands-on tool to climate change solutions. A Top Ten Finalist for the Global Teacher Prize, Naomi is the producer of Plants Go Global, an educational initiative. Hands-on methods, inquiry and outdoor education characterize her career work. She’s excited to use the genre of comics to teach Botany and Environmental Science. https://plantsgoglobal.com/comics.

Sara Holm

I teach 20 joyful kindergarteners in Lake Tahoe, NV.

Michael J Dunlea

Michael Dunlea became a teacher to make students feel valued, become empowered and live extraordinary lives.

Sharon Davison

I am so excited to be here exploring the importance of understanding climate and how all of our combined positive efforts can lead to change that will help heal the world everywhere.

Dr. Nathan Lang-Raad

Dr. Nathan D. Lang-Raad is an educator, speaker, and author. He is the Chief Education Officer at WeVideo. Throughout his career, he has served as a teacher, elementary administrator, high school administrator, and university adjunct professor. He was the Director of Elementary Curriculum and Instruction for Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools, as well as education supervisor at NASA's Johnson Space Center. He is a Google Certified Educator, Microsoft Innovative Educator, Apple Teacher, and serves as the President-Elect of the ISTE Ed Leaders PLN.

Melisa Hayes

I am Melisa Hayes and currently am a 2nd grade teacher. I have a bachelors & masters degree in education. This will be her 24th year in education. I am a Wakelet, Flipgrid, & Night Zookeeper ambassador & an Apple Distinguished Educator. I am a part of Our Global Classroom which is a family of educators around the globe who always puts our kids 1st & strives to teach the SDG’s & bring a universal call to action to better our world!