Danielle Sullivan.

About Danielle Sullivan

Danielle Sullivan brings 10 years of teaching experience to her role as a national director of content and implementation at Curriculum Associates. She specializes in establishing and strengthening middle school implementations with an emphasis on student engagement and motivation. Her popular webinars, presentations, and professional development training sessions have established her as a thought leader in educator well-being, personal development, self-care, and community building. Sullivan is the cohost of Curriculum Associates’ Extraordinary Educator podcast, a prolific writer, and a dedicated colleague to the schools and districts with which she partners.


Latest Posts

Illustration of teacher laughing at desk.

Four Ways to Use Laughter in Your Schools and Instruction

Teachers need laughter more than ever. Did you know that humor can be a powerful instructional tool as well as a great way to bond with colleagues? Learn four ways to use laughter in your school and classroom.

local_offer | | | |
Teacher and students in a classroom.

Two Mississippi Teachers Use Strong Relationships to Support Student Success

At Leakesville Jr. High School in Greene County, MS, a pair of Grade 6 teachers have built strong relationships with students to help each learner achieve successful outcomes. These teachers have created learning environments in which students are comfortable, encouraged to ask questions, and take ownership of their learning.

local_offer | | |
The word "why" written on a chalkboard.

Remembering “Why” You Teach: How to Rediscover Why You Do What You Do

During stressful times, it’s easy to forget your “Why,” or the reasons you do what you do. Do you remember why you became a teacher? Was it to help young people? A love of learning? National Director Danielle Sullivan offers insight and an exercise to help educators rediscover their purpose.

local_offer | | |
Illustration of a woman asking for help.

Teacher Self-Care 101

Educators are notoriously bad at taking care of themselves. In this professional paper excerpt, Danielle Sullivan, National Director of Content and Implementation at Curriculum Associates, delivers empathy and actionable advice for educators who are just starting their self-care journey.

local_offer |
Teacher and students sitting on the floor.

Grants and Funding Hub

Curriculum Associates’ grants and funding team has assembled resources to help educators and administrators make sense of new federal funding sources, plan for summer school, and understand how our programs meet funding requirements.