Dr David A Sousa is an author and international consultant. He taught high school science and served as a director of science, a supervisor of instruction and a district superintendent in New Jersey schools. He has also been an adjunct professor of education at Seton Hall University and a visiting lecturer at Rutgers University.
A member of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, David has conducted workshops in hundreds of schools on brain research, instructional skills and science education at the school and university levels. He has made presentations to on these topics to educators across the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia, New Zealand and Asia.
David has edited science books and published dozens of articles in leading journals on staff development, science education and educational research. His publications include How the Brain Learns Mathematics, which was selected by the Independent Publishers Association as one of the best professional development books of 2008. His books have been published in French, Spanish, Chinese, Arabic, Russian and several other languages.
He has received numerous awards from professional associations and educational foundations for his commitment to research, staff development and science education. He has a bachelor's degree in chemistry, a master's degree in science from Harvard University and a doctorate from Rutgers University.