Scott Carr has more than 30 years of experience as an educator and administrator at the middle school level. He was the principal at Heritage Middle School in Liberty, Missouri, for 21 years.
Scott Carr has more than 30 years of experience as an educator and administrator at the middle school level. He was the principal at Heritage Middle School in Liberty, Missouri, for 21 years. In 2021, he was named Middle School Principal of the Year by the Greater Kansas City Missouri Principal Association. His school had operated as a professional learning community since 2003. During this time, the school made Missouri’s top 10 list on the state assessment in 2006. In 2007, the school was recognized as Outstanding School of the Year by the Missouri Center for School Reform.
Scott earned a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Missouri Parent Teacher Association for his work to improve parent involvement. He has worked as a Solution Tree PLC associate since 2008. As a principal, Scott has guided his school in technology integration through a one-to-one adoption. He has been trained in project-based learning and data teams and has a passion for makerspaces and STEAM education.
Scott received an undergraduate degree in biology education from Missouri State University. He earned a master’s and an education specialist degree in educational administration at the University of Missouri–Kansas City.
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Presentations by Scott Carr
- Focusing on the Real Work of Collaborative Teams
- Creating a Culture of Celebration: Keep It Important Before It’s Urgent
- Putting the Pieces Together: Aligning Instruction, Assessments, and Student Support
- Creating a PLC at the Middle Level
“Scott Carr is really an outstanding presenter!”