|Quality Teaching and Learning||
The QTL Team
501.255.0557 or 919.788.0709
Rachel Porter, PhD
Founded in 1996, ExplorNet and The Centers for Quality Teaching and Learning (QTL) has worked with faculty and staff in more than 500 LEAs in North Carolina, Arkansas, Virginia, Mississippi, Georgia, South Carolina, North and South Dakota.
Our mission is to reach every student, every day by providing instructional tools, training and support for educators at all levels. We achieve this through delivery of cutting edge professional learning solutions and custom-crafted curricula that use student data, technology, research-based practices and purposeful collaboration.
Our vision is that teachers reach every student, every day. Educators at all levels enable students to achieve their fullest potential.
ExplorNet/QTL Specialists are experts in their field, each with a wealth of classroom, leadership and staff development experience.
Randy Austin - Chairman
CEO, Vital Few
Retired - BellSouth External Affairs Director
IT Director, IntraHealth a global health organization
Dr. Carl E. Harris
Partner, School Efficiency Consultants;
former Deputy Assistant Secretary, US Dept. of Education;
former Superintendent, Durham, NC and Franklin County, NC Public Schools
Sen. Shane Broadway
Interim Director, Arkansas Department of Higher Education; former Speaker - Arkansas House of Representatives; former Arkansas State Senator
Consultant, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Former Legislative Director, North Carolina State Board of Education
Former Associate Executive Director, NC Association of School Administrators
President, John N. Palmer Foundation
CEO, The Centers for Quality Teaching & Learning™
Hon. Joe Tolson
North Carolina House of Representatives;