Why They Can't Think and How to Save Them
Rod Baird has been a high school English teacher for eleven years. He is a graduate of St. Lawrence University. He earned his MFA degree in Creative Writing from Brooklyn College and attended Teacher’s College/Columbia University.
Before teaching, Baird worked for The New Yorker for many years, then founded Salesconcepts Associates, Inc., a national firm that develops markets for consumer magazines. Later he started The Natural Athlete LLC, a sports event-marketing group. In 2001, he sold his businesses to become a teacher.
Baird and his wife have three daughters. They live in Westchester County and in Stratton Mountain, Vermont.