Dr. Nate D. Lang is a K-12 education strategist at CDW·G, a leading provider of technology solutions and services to education, government and healthcare. As a former teacher, building administrator, and district curriculum director, Nate partners with district and school leadership teams to support the implementation of solutions to shift instructional pedagogy in the classroom.
In addition to supporting district initiatives, he speaks at both local and national professional conferences. He is the co-founder of Bammy nominated #LeadUpChat, an educational leadership professional learning network (PLN) via Twitter. He is also the co-founder of #divergED, a Twitter chat focused on divergent thinking and innovations in education. He is a Google Certified Educator, Microsoft Innovative Educator, 2016 Apple Teacher, and a flyer on the NASA C-9 Weightless Jet. He is currently writing 2 books: one on instructional coaching and the other on mathematics instruction with co-author Dr. Robert Marzano.
Before joining CDW, he was a National Consultant with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Additionally, he was the Director of Elementary Curriculum and Instruction for Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools, and has been a high school science teacher, elementary assistant principal, high school assistant principal, university adjunct professor, and was an Education Supervisor at the NASA-Johnson Space Center.
He received his B.A. in General Science-Chemistry from Harding University, his M.Ed. Administration and Supervision from the University of Houston-Victoria and his Ed.D. Learning Organizations and Strategic Change from David Lipscomb University.
Connect w/ Nate on Twitter @nalang1. He publishes his blogs on nathandlang.com and on medium/com@nalang1. His blogs have been featured on EdTech K-12, Corwin Connect, Ed Week, K12 Blueprint, and Solution Tree.