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Educators are without a doubt some of the most important figures in a child's life. APB is proud to present a robust roster of educators who share their inspirational stories of reaching students under difficult and extraordinary circumstances. They share their uplifting call to action with educators across the country, reminding them that they can make a world of difference.


Inspirational Teacher & Author

Inspiration for the movie Dangerous Minds starring Michelle Pfeiffer, Johnson is a former US Navy journalist, Marine Corps officer, high school teacher and college instructor. At present, she is an author, lecturer, college instructor,...

Emmy Award Winning Filmmaker, Cultural Critic & Journalist

Henry Louis Gates, Jr., is the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor and Director of the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University. Host of the popular show Finding Your Roots, Professor Gates is one...

Founder of Pacific Educational Group, Inc.

A product of public elementary and independent secondary school, Glenn Eric Singleton founded Pacific Educational Group, Inc. (PEG) to support families in their transitions within and between K–12 and higher education. His company rapidly grew...

Chairman, Special Olympics

Tim Shriver is a social leader, an educator, author, film producer, and entrepreneur. He is the Chairman of Special Olympics, and in that capacity he serves with over 4.4 million Special Olympics athletes and their families in 170 countries.

Internationally Recognized Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Catherine Steiner-Adair is an internationally recognized clinical psychologist, school consultant and author. In her book, The Big Disconnect, Dr. Steiner-Adair examines ways in which technology and media are putting our children at...

Founder of aha! Process, Author & Career Educator

Ruby K. Payne, Ph.D. is the founder of aha! Process and an author, speaker, publisher, and career educator. Recognized internationally for A Framework for Understanding Poverty, her foundational book and workshop, Dr. Ruby Payne has helped...

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