“I LOVE that guy!!”
CBS Evening News
CBS Evening News
Dr. Harry K. Wong
Author, The First Days of School
CA State Superintendent of Public Instruction
Indian Hill Elementary (Omaha, NE)
Back-to-School Convocation (Odessa, TX)
Shallowater Independent School District, TX
Pamela Mack, President-Elect
Portland Human Resources Management Association
Thousands agree that Alex is an inspiring, engaging speaker who connects with all generations. He tells refreshingly honest stories of his experiences as a teacher and leader, and interweaves them with proven strategies that can be implemented the very next day to make an immediate impact on the lives of students or employees. His keynotes, workshops and trainings inspire audiences to teach and lead with passion and courage, and create the world as it can be.
Named “Recommended Reading” by the U.S. Department of Education and lauded by top educators and administrators, Owning It shows you how to be a highly effective teacher who loves what you do.
Stop trying to force boring curriculum into students’ lives. Instead, take the students’ lives and what they love (hip-hop), and put them into the curriculum. It’s time to conquer word problems in a hip way!
Ever been named a Teacher of the Year for your school, organization or beyond? In the only book of its kind, the country’s top teachers show you how to elevate yourself, and the work you do, to the next level.
Alex’s first claim to fame, these award-winning hip-hop math CDs and activity book are used in classrooms and homes around the world to teach math in a fun, engaging way — and were featured on The CBS Evening News.Read More