Richard Erdmann is the lead author of The Art of Learning and CEO and Founder of Syfr. Before writing the book, Dick's career spanned forty years in public education as a consultant, a software entrepreneur, and in public policy discourse. Dick consults with school districts and businesses on change leadership, learning from the individual to the organizational level, technology, globalization, and creativity. His insights are met with actionable responses from his clients and audiences. Dick is a great choice for convocations, keynotes, and thought leadership.
Christine Drew is the co-author of The Art of Learning and the Chief Creative Officer at Syfr. Before writing the book, Christine's career spanned thirty-five years in public education as a teacher, assessment consultant, and education software developer. Christine consults with school districts and businesses on instructional leadership, reframing classroom instruction informed by data from assessments, creativity, and twenty-first century skills development. Her work results in action research by clients and audiences. Inspirational advice on improving performance while preparing children for the future is Christine’s specialty. One of her favorite topics is developing potential in students and adults.
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