Zach Groshell is a teacher and doctoral student interested in bridging the gap between research and practice. Zach has presented at several conferences across the globe on a wide variety of topics, such as blended learning, classroom environment design, design thinking, cognitive science, creativity, and play. Zach maintains an active professional presence on Twitter and his website, educationrickshaw.com. While in self-isolation, he continues to work on his PhD in Instructional Design for Online Learning while teaching PYP design online. Zach enjoys traveling and discovering new foods with his wife, Stephanie, and his daughter June.