For over two decades, Robert Ward has taught English to a diverse population of students at public middle schools in Los Angeles. He is a dedicated educator and a champion for children.
He has also mentored over two hundred teachers at various stages of their careers. His additional leadership roles include a two-year appointment by the State Superintendent of Public Instruction to the Student Learning Subcommittee at the California Department of Education in Sacramento and graduate level teaching experience at California State University, San Bernardino as an adjunct instructor in the College of Education.
He is the author of three books published by Rowman and Littlefield:
The Firm, Fair, Fascinating Facilitator: Inspire Your Students, Engage Your Class, Transform Your Teaching
The Teacher Tune-Up: A Workbook and Discussion Guide for How to Become a Firm, Fair, Fascinating Facilitator
A Teacher's Inside Advice to Parents: How Children Thrive with Leadership, Love, Laughter, and Learning
Robert lives in the historic View Park community of Los Angeles with his husband of over twenty years and their two incredibly cute doggies.
Robert Ward: teacher, author, educational consultant