Michael Moody

CEO and co-founder of Insight ADVANCE

Dr. Michael Moody is CEO and co-founder of Insight ADVANCE. He is also co-founder and former CEO of Insight Education Group. His experiences as a classroom teacher, instructional coach, school leader, district administrator and consultant have provided him with the foundation necessary to understand first-hand the needs of students and educators. With successes spanning from the implementation of nationwide professional development programs to serving as Chief Academic Advisor in DC Public Schools, Dr. Moody has supported numerous school, district and state leaders in the development and implementation of initiatives to increase educator growth. He also is a member of Harvard University’s Visibly Better Working Group, an initiative aimed at providing guidance to the field on the use of video for instructional improvement.

A guiding principle in all of Dr. Moody’s work is to create effective instructional programs capable of providing each and every student with equal access to a quality education. This standard continues to inspire the progress and transformation he seeks to bring about through educational technology. Dr. Moody earned a Bachelor’s Degree from Marquette University, a Master's degree in education with an emphasis in teaching and curriculum from the Harvard Graduate School of Education and a Doctorate in Urban School Leadership from the University of Southern California.

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