Dr. Raymond L. Smith
Dr. Raymond L. Smith is an Author Consultant with Corwin Press. Prior to joining Corwin Ray served as adjunct professor at the University of Colorado Denver Health Science Center with the principal preparation program and currently works with Florida Atlantic University in their aspiring leader program. Ray’s diverse experience includes over 38 years of teaching and leadership at both the building and central office levels. Specifically, Ray served as Director of High School Education, Douglas County, Colorado. Subsequent to completing his doctorate in educational leadership and innovation in 2007, Ray pursued his area of specialty and passion in leadership development by authoring several articles for the Ohio Department of Education, coauthoring four books the first entitled School Improvement for the Next Generation (2010), the second entitled, The Reflective Leader: Implementing a Multidimensional Leadership Performance System (2012), the third entitled The Responsive School (in press) and the fourth book entitled School Leadership Evaluation (in press). Additionally, Ray is one of 21 Visible LearningPlus Consultants with Corwin Press trained to deliver Professor John Hattie’s research in Visible Learning throughout North America and Canada.