Leslie K. Maniotes

Teacher Effectiveness Coach, Author, Consultant, Denver Public Schools

Leslie K. Maniotes is a teacher effectiveness coach and educational leader n the Denver Public Schools. A National Board Certified Teacher with more than a decade of classroom experience and more than twenty-five years in education, she has served as a curriculum and professional development designer and facilitator as well as a K–12 literacy specialist in rural and urban Title One schools. In her spare time Leslie is a national consultant on the Guided Inquiry Design approach and leads teams through professional development to support implementation and grow capacity for inquiry in schools and districts. Her published works include Guided Inquiry: Learning in the 21st Century (Libraries Unlimited 2007) and Guided Inquiry Design: A Framework for Inquiry in Your School (Libraries Unlimited 2012) along with numerous articles.