Kristin Anderson is a consultant dedicated to unleashing the expertise and capabilities that lie within every educator. She is a longtime student of the field, a passionate educator, and an inspirational leader. Kristin began her career as a high school English teacher for students who were kicked out of Denver Public Schools. Since then, she has worked in multiple K–12 settings in multiple instructional and administrative roles, and has obtained advanced degrees from Sterling College, the University of Denver, and the University of Colorado. Kristin is earning her doctoral degree from the University of Southern California in Educational Leadership and Organizational Change. She has developed professional learning programs for Edison Schools, The Leadership and Learning Center, and Corwin, and is known as the person who brought Visible Learning to North America. She has delivered keynotes, workshops and extensive professional learning on various topics in teaching, learning, and leadership in schools and districts across the United States, and in Canada, Argentina, London, Australia, Japan, and Zambia. Kristin is the author of Data Teams Success Stories Volume 1, Real Time Decisions, and Getting Started with Rigorous Curriculum Design. She currently resides in Thousand Oaks, California with her family, and is the Founder and CEO of The Brilliance Project.