Rob van Nood is a teacher in Portland Oregon who has worked to develop online portfolios with kids and schools since 2005. Since 1993 he has worked in private schools, traditional public schools and public charter schools. His educational passion is developing environments and tools which empower kids to have greater control of their own learning and which let them authentically demonstrate and share what they have learned.
Currently Rob teaches at Opal Charter School and works primarily with kids aged 8 to 10. He is the Evernote Education Ambassador and also works as a consultant with schools to support them in adopting online portfolios.
His educational consulting business, Engaging Education. leverages 15 years of expertise in the field of educational innovation to provide cutting edge educational support.