About Todd Finley

Todd Blake Finley, PhD, is an associate professor of English Education at East Carolina University and an assistant editor/blogger for Edutopia: George Lucas Education Foundation. He has taught elementary and 7-12th grade English and co-developed the Tar River Writing Project. In 2014, he was selected as one of the Top 12 Global Teacher Bloggers and again in 2016 by Cathy Rubin for the Huffington Post. His free education newsletter comes out every Monday.