Jim Grant is an internationally renowned educator, author, and keynote speaker, and is regarded by fellow educators as one of America's most passionate advocates for children. A teaching principal for almost twenty years, he founded Staff Development for Educators (SDE, Inc.), with the goal of creating classrooms where all students can succeed. Jim is currently the Executive Director of SDE.
Jim's views on education have been quoted in a wide variety of publications, includingThe New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Education Digest, US News and World Report, The American School Board Journal, and USA Today. Jim is a frequent radio and television talk show guest, having appeared on America's Talking on CNBC, The Phil Donahue Show, and The Today Show.