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Steve Spangler is part teacher, part carnival barker, and part master magician… and he’s amazing at all three! When it comes to getting people to fall in love with science, no one does it better.

Gary Shapiro – 9NEWS KUSA Denver

I know you saw the reactions today but can I just say how incredible it was to watch the teachers connect and truly understand your “Best Day Ever” message. I’m blown away by your passion and mission to empower teachers to go out and empower kids!

Ashleigh Brateman – Littleton Public Schools, Colorado

Teachers can’t stop raving about Steve’s presentation. He created a truly unforgettable experience for over 700 classrooms in our school district. Get us on your calendar for next year!

Krista Hamilton – Anglophone School District, Canada

You were BEYOND incredible virtually and in-person. Thank you for seeing our vision and THANKS for being a part of all of our STEAM Expo, taking time to speak to students, parents and staff and sharing your Best Day Ever ideas. AMAZING!!!

Dr. Kamela Patton, Superintendent – Collier County Public Schools

At the Splash 2021 annual conference, we were excited to honor Steve Spangler with a lifetime achievement award on behalf of thousands of early childhood educators who have benefited from his wisdom and kindness over the last 20 years. We believe Steve has done more to inspire early childhood educators in STEM than anyone… ever. I can’t give him any higher recommendation.

Ron Chase, President and CEO, Frog Street Press

Who else has the influence you have to convince the FAA to divert air traffic around Denver while you launch a weather balloon experiment from Coors Field? On behalf of the entire Colorado Rockies organization, thank you for making our Weather & Science Day events so successful for the past 10 years.

Reuben Donnelly, Manager, Group Sales, Colorado Rockies

So many great ideas for our teachers to put into practice right away. Steve passion for making STEM exciting and approachable was exactly what our teachers needed.

Karin Sperb, New York Early Childhood Professional Development Institute

Your presentation was a fantastic way to kick off our annual meeting. Your message about purpose-driven engagement hit a home run!

Tim Jackson, Executive Director, Colorado Auto Dealers Association

POWERFUL! Steve’s message was exactly what our members needed to hear as we begin to imagine new possibilities for students in Alabama. We’re committed to creating Best Day Ever experiences for every child.

Janet Hagood, Alabama Association of Federal Education Program Administration

Engaging, fun and filled with ideas that our participants could really use. Never knew virtual events could be this good.

Danielle Williams, Avante Capital Partners

Your keynote at GYTO literally blew us away. Your “Best Day Ever” message resonated so well with our conference attendees – they loved you! Honestly, your keynote presentation was more than we could have ever expected. On a personal note, your humility and humble spirit is something that we both admire so much. Welcome to the GYTO family.

Hope and Wade King, Co-Founders, Get Your Teach On

Our adult learners had the “best day ever” when Steve spoke to them about “Inspiring the Next Generation of Scientists and Engineers”. By weaving personal anecdotes and professional experiences into his story, he demonstrated the true secret sauce to engaging young people in our lives around science. Our students came away with some fun, easy and relatable activities, and a focus on creating memorable experiences to help inspire the next generation.

Lynn Wells, University of Denver Enrichment Program Director

STEM for Little Sprouts gave our pre-k teachers the real-world tools, strategies and best practices the needed that inspire and motivate children to really do science.

Michele Olsen, Early Childhood Director, Terrebonne Parish School District

Best Day Ever! Steve Spangler’s STEM for Little Sprouts workshop was the best professional development series the Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education has ever offered. Steve helped our teachers think differently about STEM and opened their minds to everything that’s possible.

Beth Aspden, Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education

I’ve worked with many speakers, artists, and entertainers over the years, and no one has been as easy to work with and professional as the Spangler Team. Every detail is well thought out and the team ensures nothing is missed or left to chance. Steve, Carly, and Higgins make up an incredible team!

Chase Mayo, Get Your Teach On

We just celebrated Steve’s 26th appearance on the show… if that tells you anything. Steve Spangler consistently produces amazing results every time he’s on the show. He understands television and how to show his passion for making science fun.

Chris Cucci, Producer, The Ellen DeGeneres Show

Your Best Day Ever message was so relevant to the experience you created that the phrase “best day ever” echoed  throughout our entire convention days after your presentation. You changed the way our participants think, and that’s exactly what we wanted.

Dan Maddux – Executive Director, American Payroll Association

Steve Spangler absolutely knocked it out of the park at our annual conference. I can honestly say that our members didn’t know what hit them. They laughed, learned and engaged with your message of how to create amazing experiences in every aspect of our lives. How do we follow that?

Diana Nelson, ProValue Insurance

AMAZING! Your message helped our font line workers re-imagine their ability to connect, engage and to create those “best day ever” moments. Highest ratings of any of our speakers!

Bobby Burns, Alabama Federal Programs Administrator

What an amazing way to kick off our conference! Your keynote presentation hit the mark with everyone… especially my boss… who wrote, “Steve was fabulous – engaging at the highest level to inspire break though growth with Best Day Ever experiences.”

Cindy Paskett, Lincoln Financial Group

Beyond our expectations! Steve Spangler’s presentations were amazing for everyone in the Ingram Micro family. He inspired us to explore the wonderful world of science, and our hopes and expectations were exceeded across the board. The amazing feedback we’ve received means that Steve will be back.

Damon Wright, VP Corporate Communications, Ingram Micro, Inc.

Steve Spangler is an outstanding educator and speaker who setting new standards in virtual learning. Steve is substantive, insightful and has important messages to deliver to advance teaching and student learning.

Peggy Brookins, National Board for Certified Teachers

Best webinar ever! Over 10,000 educators watched your amazing webinar this afternoon. Whenever you present for us, we call it an “un-webinar” because you’re unlike anything we’ve ever experienced.

-Lisa Schmucki, Founder and CEO

edWeb.net

Your keynote was truly perfect! I’ve seen more than 500 presenters in my career, and I must tell you that you are one of the very best. You did a masterful job of keeping everyone engaged, entertained and inspired. Every AEYC member would benefit from your message of the importance of wonder, discovery and exploration as we help our children navigate their amazing journeys.

Chris Risheill, Senior Director, Communications & Events, Ohio AEYC