Developed by Tom Hierck
The Fostering Positive Teacher-Student Relationships micro-credential is developed by Tom Hierck — a best selling author, speaker, and educator. He’s written several books on building positive learning environments and culture. He has worked with district and school leaders on the design and implementation of structures and programs that promote effective practice and produce positive results.
Tom has been an educator since 1983 in a career that has spanned all grade levels and roles in public education. His experiences as a teacher, administrator, district leader, department of education project leader, and executive director have provided a unique context for his education philosophy.