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Brad Currie

Brad Currie

K-8 Supervisor of Instruction/Dean of Students

Brad Currie is the K-8 Supervisor of Instruction/Dean of Students for the Chester School District in Chester, NJ. Brad is the co-founder and co-moderator of #Satchat on Twitter. He lives by the motto "Dare to Succeed" and believes that all students can be successful in life. Brad has a passion for PLNs and is deeply committed to promoting the power of Twitter in the field of education. Learn more about Brad by following him on Twitter @bradmcurrie or by visiting his website at He is a Founding Partner of Evolving Educators LLC. Brad has authored two books Personalized PD and All Hands on Deck: Tools for Connecting Educators, Parents, and Communities. He is a 2014 ASCD Emerging Leader and Google Certified Trainer.


  • New Teachers
    For new teachers, professional development opportunities are as close as your phone or tablet. Quick, deep resources include Instagram, Feedly, Google Classroom, Twitter, and LinkedIn.
  • Career and Technical Education
    The Tech Detectives Club provides middle school students with practical and service learning opportunities and teachers with first responders for their tech emergencies.
  • School Leadership
    Middle school vice principal Brad Currie explains the origins of the #Satchat group on Twitter, and describes how school administrators can benefit from expanding their Personal Learning Network.