Location: Maine, USA
High school English teacher by title, idea wrangler, design thinker, improviser and educator by practice, Dan Ryder has taught nearly 20 years at Mt. Blue Campus in Farmington, Maine. His students run WickedFocus.com, a Real World Scholars EdCorps classroom-based 3D printing company that makes fidgets for students with stress and anxiety. He directs and performs improv comedy, ambassadors for FlipGrid, works with Sevenzo.org, and can be found on social media @WickedDecent. He’s co-author with Amy Burvall of the forthcoming, Intention: Critical Creativity in the Classroom, from EdTechTeam Press.