Andrew Knips (he/him/his) is a Teacher Leadership Coach at Teach Plus. He coaches a dozen teacher leaders and works closely with school leaders to foster a culture of shared leadership in two Philadelphia elementary schools. Previously he was an instructional coach, master teacher, and teacher leader. He has presented at conferences like AERA and NCTE, and has published articles in blogs like Edutopia and Medium.
Andrew holds a BA in Political Science, International Studies, and Latin American Studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, a MSEd in Urban Education from the University of Pennsylvania, and a K-12 principal certification from Temple University.
Andrew spends his free time playing table tennis, running a regular nerdy board game night, and spending time with his partner and their two cats.