Boyd Logan has worked in education for over 20 years, but his love of learning and discussing ideas spans his lifetime. Witnessing the paradigm shifts occurring in education over the last decade or so, he co-founded the Future School of Fort Smith as a way to meet the needs of today’s learners. Grounded in real-world learning and experiential education, the Future School serves a diverse population of learners and has experienced exponential growth and remarkable outcomes in its three years. Boyd is also passionate about the outdoors and how nature can impact education. He has a BA in English with an emphasis on Creative Writing from the University of Arkansas as well as a MA in English Literature from the University of Arkansas. He is a National Board Certified Teacher. He volunteers with the Interscholastic Mountain Biking Association as well as with the Ozark Offroad Cyclists.