Shayla Adams-Stafford

National Faculty

Shayla Stafford is an instructional coach in Washington D.C. and has served as a history and government teacher for the past nine years. Shayla is a National Board Certified Teacher and has been recognized by the White House for her achievements in Project Based Learning. Shayla is the CEO and founder of RemixEducation, an education training organization that has provided more than 100 students in Maryland, North Carolina, Georgia, and Washington, D.C. with positive youth development programming. Shayla graduated from Wellesley College in Massachusetts and received a master's degree in teaching from Duke University. Her SaaS company Adaptivex, aims to put the power of adaptive testing in the hands of K-12 teachers. She has won the  ATT Hackathon, DC Venture Pitch Competition and most recently came in 2nd place at the DC Startupalooza Competition. Check out her podcast "PBL in Practice" to hear more about PBL and best practices!