David Hyerle



As Director of Thinking Schools International and leader in the field of visual thinking and learning, David has led multi-year projects in Ethiopia, Malaysia, Thailand, the UK, and across the United States while supporting the work of Thinking Schools South Africa.  David received his doctorate and K-12 teaching credentials at the University of California, Berkeley and for 2 years was an Exchange Scholar at the Harvard School of Education.  His development of Thinking Maps® broke new ground as a developmental, student centered language for thinking and learning. Presently he is also supporting research and the Thinking Schools Accreditation Process though his nonprofit organization, Thinking Foundation.