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Dave Schmittou

Teach Better
Director of Leadership and Development

Dave Schmittou is a father of four, former classroom teacher, school administrator, district administrator, and college professor. 

He has been a professional educator for more than two decades, working hard to enhance the learning experience for all, so that school is not just a game, but a force for shaping destinies.

Working hard to make learning last, Dave hosts a weekly podcast, has written multiple books, and shares his passions with schools around the country.

As one of the the hosts to the weekly Administrator Mastermind with the Teach Better Team, Dave also works to develop leadership in schools, knowing that strong, supportive leadership helps all schools find success.