Dr. Rodriguez is an award-winning advocate for education who has proudly served for almost 20 years. He has taught all content areas in grades 4–8 and specialized in mathematics. In his current roles, he is honored to positively impact student success and shape the future of education as an instructional coach and an adjunct faculty member. His doctoral degree in education, focusing on educational technology and design, provided him with insight into how digital resources can positively support teaching and learning. Dr. Rodriguez believes that best practices with technology can help students demonstrate their understanding in a more relevant and applicable way than ever before while also overcoming traditional barriers to learning.