George Lucas Educational Foundation

Meghan Everette

Teacher Specialist, Salt Lake City School District

Meghan is a K–6 math coach in the Salt Lake City School District. She is the executive director of the ASCD Emerging Leader Alumni Affiliate, an ASCD Emerging Leader, and Utah ASCD board member. Meghan was the 2013 Alabama Elementary Teacher of the Year. As a 2015–17 Hope Street Group National Teacher Fellow, she researched teacher preparation programs in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Education. She also serves as a Digital Promise Micro-credential Ambassador and writer for Watson-enabled tools from IBM and the National Center for Learning Disabilities. Meghan co-designed the first PoweredBy Teach to Lead event in Utah, spent six years as a blogger for Scholastic’s Top Teaching site, and previously taught at George Hall Elementary, a U.S. Department of Education turnaround school. She is currently pursuing her doctorate from the University of Florida, but remains an avid Alabama fan.


  • Family Engagement

    Making the Most of Parents’ Time at School

    Using family engagement events to target learning goals is a path to increasing students’ academic success.