Michele Borba, Ed.D., is an internationally recognized expert and author on child, teen, parent and personal development. She received a Doctorate in Educational Psychology and Counseling from the University of San Francisco, an M.A. in Learning Disabilities and a B.A. from the University of Santa Clara and a Life Teaching Credential from San Jose State University. Ms. Borba is a former classroom teacher who has worked with children with learning, physical, behavioral and emotional disabilities and in a private practice for troubled youth. Her work aims to help strengthen children’s character and resilience, build strong families and create compassionate and just school cultures. You can find out more about Dr. Borba on her website, micheleborba.com.