Ian Jukes has been a classroom teacher, a school, district and provincial leader, a writer, an international consultant, a university instructor, and a keynote speaker. He has worked with clients in more than 80 countries and made more than 12,000 presentations. To date, he has written or co-written 19 books and 9 educational series, and 200 articles that have been published in various journals around the world. But first and foremost, Ian is a passionate educator. His focus has consistently been on the compelling need to prepare children for their future, not our past.