Stephen Helgeson is vice president, content architecture, and supports technology design and implementation for external Learning Forward projects. He has an extensive background in educational technology and professional learning, working both with PBS and the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards to develop their capacity to reach more teachers with high-quality professional learning. He is passionate about supporting teachers with effective and appropriate professional learning solutions. He received his MBA from Virginia Tech and his B.Ph. from Grand Valley State University. Stephen believes technology can be a key support to advance teaching practice and student learning.