Disruptive Innovator, Entrepreneur, Ellen Degeneres Favorite Teacher, Published Author.
Michael Bonner Bio
As seen on The Ellen Show, NBC Nightly News, and Time for Kids, Michael Bonner is an energizing voice not only in education, but for his generation. Michael has presented to thousands of people at educational conferences and corporate events across the world to share his lessons learned from teaching. His passion for creating dynamic learning environments have led to creating partnerships with Discovery Education, Lego Education, 3M, People Magazine, and more!
Mr. Bonner's enthusiastic seminars challenge listeners to reflect, strategize, and execute in order to increase their efficiency in the workplace and personal areas. He is consistently seen as a visionary leader who strives to create a positive mindset among his listeners. Individuals leave Mr. Bonner's presence ready to make an impact that affects eternity.
As we enter into the Fourth Industrial Revolution, he understands 21st Century skills must be introduced and modeled in order for everyone to grow both socially, emotionally, academically, and psychologically. He empowers his audiences to build genuine relationships with people because "You can't demand a withdrawal from someone you have never invested in." Due to his educational approach, people leave more hopeful, challenged, and prepared to be world changing citizens.
Michael is the CEO of Bonnerville where his organization works to provide self-care experiences for educators around the world. Mr. Bonner lives in Atlanta where he is the 4th grade social studies teacher and 6th grade reading teacher at the famed Ron Clark Academy!
You can learn more about Michael Bonner at michael-bonner.com and follow him on all social media platforms at @michaelbonner_.