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How We Dumped the Culture of Compliance and Encourage Real Learning

Rodney Hetherton has been working in education for 20 years. He started off my career as a teacher and a coach and has also been an assistant principal, elementary principal, secondary principal. He is currently the assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction in Swartz Creek Community Schools. Adam (AJ) Hartley is the Executive Director of GEARup2LEAD ( He has been working in education for 20 years as a teacher, principal, and Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction. Michele Corbat is her 22nd year working as an educator. She was a middle school teacher for 13 years, an instructional coach for 8 years, and an elementary principal with Swartz Creek Community Schools.