TCEA Featured Presenter
Curriculum Designer, Speaker, Trainer, and Presenter
Since 2001, Todd Beard has worked as an educator, supporting students in kindergarten through adulthood. He graduated with a focus in education, mathematics, and language arts and is passionate about the use of technology in learning. While teaching K-12 technology at the International Academy of Flint in Michigan, Todd also led education policy initiatives, developed curriculum, coached multiple robotics teams, and organized STEM/coding camps. His learning environment, students, and pedagogy have been featured on PBS News Hour, the Discovery Channel, NBC’s Education Nation, and at conferences around the world. Beard is a Teach to Lead Ambassador, PBS LearningMedia Innovative Educator, and Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert. As an award-winning curriculum designer, speaker, trainer, and presenter, he has led educators and students around the world in promoting innovative educational practices.