K-12 Professional Development & Resources

Tammy Heflebower

Tammy Heflebower, Ed.D., is a highly sought-after presenter and consultant with vast experiences in urban, rural, and suburban communities throughout The United States, Australia, Canada, Denmark, Great Britain, and The Netherlands. Dr. Heflebower has served as an award-winning classroom teacher, building and district leader, regional professional development director, national and international trainer, and leadership consultant. Tammy was also an adjunct professor at several universities, and a prominent member and leader of numerous statewide and national organizations. Dr. Heflebower was the vice president and then senior scholar at Marzano Research prior to becoming the CEO of her own company, !nspire Inc: Education and Business Solutions. Tammy also specializes in powerful presentation and facilitation techniques—writing and sharing them world-wide.

Dr. Heflebower is sole author of the Presenting Perfected book series, lead author of both A Teacher’s Guide to Standards-Based Learning and an award-winning book titled, A School Leader’s Guide to Standards-Based Grading, co-author of Collaborative Teams That Transform Schools: The Next Step in PLCs, and Teaching & Assessing 21st Century Skills, as well as contributing author to over a dozen other books and publications.
Dr. Heflebower holds a bachelor of arts from Hastings College where she was honored as Outstanding Young Alumna and her team was inducted into the athletic hall of fame. She has a master of arts from UNO, and her educational administrative endorsement and doctorate from UNL.