Dave Stuart Jr. is a husband and father who teaches high schoolers in Cedar Springs, Michigan. His blog on teaching, DaveStuartJr.com, is read by over 35,000 people each month. He writes about literacy instruction, student motivation, and the inner work of teaching. He speaks about his work through keynotes and workshops at conferences and school-based events around the USA, and over 35,000 people read his blog and articles each month.

He has a new book, These 6 Things: How to Focus Your Teaching on What Matters Most, and an all-online, schedule-friendly professional learning experience, the Student Motivation Course. Follow Dave Stuart Jr. on Twitter.