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Ron Berger

Ron Berger

Senior Advisor, Teaching & Learning

    Ron is responsible for guiding EL Education’s vision for teaching and learning, bringing with him over 45 years of experience in education, 28 of those as a public school teacher.

    Part of EL Education since our founding, Ron has co-authored 8 books on education: A Culture of Quality, An Ethic of Excellence, Leaders of Their Own Learning, Leaders of Their Own Learning Companion, Learning that Lasts, Transformational Literacy, Management in the Active Classroom, and We Are Crew: A Teamwork Approach to School Culture. He is a sought-after keynote speaker nationally and internationally, focusing on quality, craftsmanship, service, and character.

    Ron works closely with the Harvard Graduate School of Education, where he did his graduate work and taught the course Models of Excellence, focused on using student work to improve teaching and learning. He founded the Models of Excellence EL website, which houses the world’s largest curated collection of high quality student work.

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    Crew means working together to help everyone succeed and be their best selves.


    Montclair, NJ