Steve Leinwand

Steve Leinwand has over 30 years of leadership positions in mathematics education. As a Principal Research Analyst at the American Institutes for Research (AIR) in Washington, D.C., Steve supports a broad range of mathematics education initiatives. Before joining AIR, Steve spent 22 years as Mathematics Consultant with the Connecticut Department of Education where he was responsible for the development and oversight of statewide activities in K-12 mathematics education. Steve has served on the Mathematical Sciences Education Board during the development and publication of “Everybody Counts”, as president of the National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics, and on the NCTM Board of Directors where he helped to review NCTM’s “Principles and Standards for School Mathematics. Steve is also an author of several mathematics textbooks, articles, and books on mathematics instruction, including most recently, “Accessible Math: 10 Instructional Shifts that Raise Student Achievement.”