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Anne Ostholthoff is 20 year education leader and advocate with a passion to inspire teachers to create dynamic classrooms that will motivate students to learn, graduate and be great. Recognized as a dynamic force by leading education groups/individuals and the business community, Anne
is uniquely equipped to bring people and organizations together in close collaboration for a common goal.

Recent Blog Posts

Vicki Davis at her family farm in Camilla, GA
The Ignite Show

Welcome Vicki Davis “Cool Cat Teacher” – Joining The Ignite Show as a Thought Leader in Residence!

I am thrilled to introduce our second thought leader in residence here at The Ignite Show – Vicki Davis! I met Vicki through an introduction by a social media manager, and then spent a day with her...

August 6, 2012 - 3:44am
The U.S. Department of Education RESPECT PROJECT
The Ignite Show

Teachers Opinions ARE Impacting Leaders Opinions and Positive Action!

Since following the RESPECT project, I’ve had my doubts as to what would really happen as a result of the hard work of these 16 Educators – but am thrilled with the action the US Department of...

July 11, 2012 - 1:02pm
The International Center for Leadership in Education : MODEL SCHOOLS CONFERENCE
The Ignite Show

A Conference of Rigor and Relevance that Inspires Strong Relationships

How refreshing to have leaders in education point to building strong relationships between student and teacher as a priority in helping to turn our schools around! Of course, here at this conference...

June 27, 2012 - 6:49am
Thomas Suarez: A 12-year-old app developer
The Ignite Show

Students CAN lead the way!

This young man is an inspiration clearly to many of us! Over 930,000 have viewed this video on TED as Thomas shares with us his journey finding a way to learn how to do something new in his world --...

June 18, 2012 - 4:36am
Jonah Lehrer has written two books about the brain: How We Decide and Proust Was a Neuroscientist
The Ignite Show

Taking A Nap Actually Increases Your Creativity - So Go For It!

New York Times best-selling Jonah Lehrer is laid back and easy going when you meet him – but very early in your time with him one realizes, oh my goodness this guy is incredibly smart! Of course he...

June 8, 2012 - 5:33am