“I look for lessons in everything and everyone. There is a purpose for every experience and I look for the meaning behind it all! Everyone has different experiences and I always welcome different perspectives; that is the only way one can grow.”
Dr. Courtney L. Teague is the director of professional learning content and learner experience with the Verizon Innovative Learning Schools initiative at Digital Promise. She collaborates across school districts, external partners, and Digital Promise to help craft a synchronized approach to define instructional strategy and approach to instructional tech coaching, mentoring, professional learning, and efficiency. Prior to Digital Promise, Courtney served as a technology training integration specialist, special education teacher, and a digital learning system administrator on assignment at McKinsey & Company. She also is the author “How to Win Students and Inspire Them” and she serves as a contributing blogger for various educational think tanks. Courtney’s current research focuses on coaching; diversity, equity, and inclusion; powerful instructional technology use; and leadership development.
Courtney holds a Bachelor of Science degree in collaborative teaching from Alabama State University, a Master of Public Administration from Troy University, an education specialist in brain-based teaching from Nova Southeastern University, and a Doctorate in instructional technology and distance education from Nova Southeastern University. Courtney lives in Atlanta with her dog, GoHan. You can reach her at firstname.lastname@example.org.