Richard Anderson is the Director of Information Services at Washington International School. He became a Google Certified Trainer in 2011 and is passionate about using G Suite to improve workflows and encourage collaboration among all members of the school community. This is evident in his work on Curriculum Mapping with G Suite, which now has a Google+ Community of over 1200 educators from around the globe and growing everyday.  He has presented at annual conferences such as ECIS and NAIS on a variety of technology in education topics as well as at AppsEvents and EdTechTeam Summits featuring Google in Education and does ed tech consulting with Educational Collaborators. In addition, he maintains a YouTube channel where he publishes how-to tutorials and shares his other passion – telling stories of learning via video documentation. He has also edited videos on the educational merits of the  HP Sprout.  He is particularly interested in Project Zero and how teachers have implemented visible thinking frameworks in their classroom to deepen student thinking.  Richard has a B.A. from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities and a Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science from Dominican University. After completing his graduate degree, he spent two years in the Peace Corps serving as an education volunteer in Cameroon where he learned to speak French fluently. Richard is also a husband and father to three lovely boys.