BILL BURD has been a successful, respected educator for 35 years. He holds a Master’s degree in Education, has served as a classroom teacher for 28 years and as a K-12 science supervisor for a public school system for two years. He has been actively involved in developing county and statewide curricular standards. He currently conducts workshops for school districts and conferences across the country, challenging educators to use “Hands-On/Minds-On” science teaching techniques and sharing research-based data supportive of truly beneficial instruction for children. His humorous and insightful presentations make teachers enthusiastic to try his techniques in their classrooms.