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Dr Richard Allen

Richard Allen, Ph.D., is a highly regarded educator with more than 40 years of experience working with teachers.  Founder and President of Green Light Education, he has taken his Impact Teaching strategies to such diverse countries as the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Singapore, Brunei, Russia, Jordan, South Africa, and Brazil.  Dr. Allen is also a popular keynote speaker at international education conferences and works with schools and school districts to embed effective teaching methods into mainstream curriculum.  He is the author of many best-sellers in education, including High Impact Teaching in the XYZ Era of Education, Green Light Classrooms, U-Turn Teaching, Sparking Student Synapses, The Rock and Roll Classroom, and Humane Teaching.

Areas of expertise:

Creating engaging learning environments

Using music with intention in the classroom

Making key learning points memorable

Increasing assessment scores

Hear from teachers who have attended a Critical Agendas Event

The best P.D. I have attended in living memory!” I loved every minute of this engaging, interesting and informative PD. And I have been teaching for 40+ years!

Susan Snooks

Passionate &  Authentic Speakers – Meaningful Strategies

Tamara Rundle

Inspirational Speakers –  the knowledge gained will be so beneficial in my classrooms

Libby Fullard.

Loved the honesty in the sharing of information and strategies

Liberty Hatzidimitriou

Loved the passion of the Presenters

Ivana Ryan

I love the fantastic variety of workshops and conferences on offer. Always look forward to Critical Agendas PD’s.

Tim Livy