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Ryan Giffen
K-12 & University
(615) 261-4000 X1018 | EMAIL

I was born and raised in Dallas, TX... enough said. Danica and I have THREE amazing sons: Will (8), Eli (4), and Jad (2). My best days will likely include wrestling with the boys, eating Chicago style pizza (or any pizza) and seeing what deals American Pickers can find next. An interesting fact about myself is that I have traveled to 25 countries and once lived in a thatched roof mud hut for 3 weeks... on purpose.


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Congratulations, TrustED Top 20...
Posted November 14th 2016
The world is full of gifted educators and we get the opportunity to work with many of them. Spouses, family members, and ...

The Ron Clark Academy: Grand Opening...
Posted January 29th 2015
We are honored to have been invited to attend and 'be awed' atThe Ron Clark Academy'sGrand Opening Galaof their brand neweducat...

Speakers Named in INC Magazine's "Top...
Posted December 2nd 2014
We're excited to see some of our speakers named in INC Magazine's 10 Best Business Books for 2014. Read below for the entire...

5 Tools for Helping Students Find...
Posted September 25th 2014
Written by Wade Gegan Photos, logos, graphics and imagesare an important part of any multimedia creation that students produce...

Educator Ron Clark rouses Chattanooga...
Posted July 12th 2013
Article by Yolanda Putman; from TimesFreePress.com Look them in the eye. That's the advice to local teachers from renowned ed...

Remembering educator Rita F. Pierson
Posted July 3rd 2013
Article from TED.com; The TED community was deeply saddened to hear that Rita Pierson, whose powerful, funny, heartfelttalkkic...