Kathleen Kryza, M.A., is a life-long learner, world traveler, an experienced teacher and an outstanding international presenter/coach/consultant. Kathleen is passionate, informed and committed to bringing the best educational practices to schools and teachers, so that they can help ALL students succeed. She has taught general education, special education, and gifted and talented students. Kathleen has also worked with students of varying socio-economic and multi-cultural backgrounds She has taught and co-taught a variety of content areas at both secondary and elementary levels.
Kathleen is the co-author of Transformative Teaching: Changing Classroom Culturally, Emotionally and Academically. (Solution Tree Press, 2016). Developing Growth Mindsets in the Inspiring Classroom, Inspiring Learners Press (2011) and the Corwin Press books, Inspiring Secondary Learners (2007), Inspiring Elementary Learners, (2008,) Differentiating in the Real Classroom (2009) and Winning Strategies for Test Taking. Kathleen is featured in the video, Differentiating Instruction in the Intermediate Grades, Bureau of Education and Research (BER), 2008. She has presented for school districts locally, nationally, and internationally for over 24 years on various educational and motivational topics. (Differentiated Instruction, Content Literacy, Co-teaching, Active Engagement and more…)
Workshops with Kathleen are highly practical, brain-based and inspirational. You will leave her workshops and seminars with dozens of ideas you can implement immediately. More importantly as you use these dynamic strategies in your classroom practice, you will see your students respond and grow as learners
Kathleen also coaches and consultant for districts. Kathleen differentiates instruction to meet districts and teachers’ learning needs though modeling lessons in classrooms, and by observing and guiding schools and teachers as they grow their skills.