Chase Mielke is a veteran teacher and instructional coach, a nationally recognized speaker, and the author of The Burnout Cure: Learning to Love Teaching Again, Overcoming Educator Burnout (Quick Reference Guide), and Illuminate the Way: The School Leader’s Guide to Addressing and Preventing Teacher Burnout, all published by ASCD. A Michigan Teacher of the Year nominee and expert on teacher well-being, Chase delivers highly engaging, research-based, and practical keynotes and professional development workshops to schools and organizations across the world.
His work has been featured on CNN, Greater Good Magazine, and Edutopia. He hosts the Educator Happy Hour podcast and writes the "Burnout Rx" column for Educational Leadership.
Chase resides with his family in Kalamazoo, Michigan, where he daydreams about fresh Expo markers and tries to keep his wild toddler from eating dog food and rocks.