"Helping students leverage their strengths and passions to become independent, life-long learners in the digital age."
Bradley Lands is the Director of Technology and Innovation at an independent school in Northern Virginia, and is an international consultant available for keynote presentations, facilitating workshops, and leading professional development. Brad is currently a Google for Education Certified Innovator, a Google for Education Certified Trainer, an Apple Distinguished Educator, a Siemens STEM Institute Fellow, and a National Board Certified Teacher in Technology Education.
Brad graduated from James Madison University with a B.S. and a M.A.T., and graduated from Virginia Tech with an Ed.S. in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies. He has a background in STEM education and began his career as a sixth-grade math and science teacher. He later became certified in Career and Technical Education (CTE) for grades K-12 and taught middle school technology classes for one year. This eventually led him to transition into the role of an instructional technology coach where he found his calling.
With over 15 years of experience in the field of education, Brad has taught in both public and independent schools, as well as in higher education as an adjunct professor. Brad continues to be a passionate leader who strives to provide students with the knowledge and skills they will need to become lifelong learners, and creative problem solvers in our global society.