RockWater Consulting is an education consulting company founded by Charles W. Gardner. Mr. Gardner has served as Principal of three schools and consistently improved student achievement through his focus on school culture. He has led a successful alternative school turnaround, the implementation of 1:1 devices, the development of a STEAM Academy, and creation of innovative learning spaces.
Mr. Gardner is a regular speaker at regional and national conferences. Most recently, he was selected to present on transforming culture at the 2017 ASCD National Conference. Additionally, Mr. Gardner is co-founder and moderator of the #CultureEd twitter chat allowing teachers and school leaders the opportunity to engage in a weekly conversation on school culture. Guest moderators have included Todd Whitaker, Steve Gruenert, Lavonna Roth, Bethany Hill, Bobby Dodd, Eric Sheninger, Tom Murray, Jeff Zoul, Neil Gupta, and Todd Nesloney.