About Carl Boyd,
member of the midwest Educational Hall of Fame
recipient of seven awards as classroom teacher
a two-time recipient of awards from the NEA: National award in 1997; State award (Missouri) in 1996
a two time recipient of State of Missouri Proclamations
(for work as an educational leader)
an Emmy award winning TV host and multiple award winning Radio host.
Author of three books on teaching: Plain Teaching, 1991, Last of the Old School Educators, 2001, and the Fifth Front: A Blueprint for supporting America's Teachers in the War Against Terror.
Founder and President of SALT (Salt And Light Teachers), a weekly support workshop for Christians who teach in public schools.
Carl now travels the country working as "The Advice Teacher," helping teachers to understand, and work with "hard to reach" students.