Phil Capaldi is a National Board Certified Teacher who loves project based education and every aspect of being in the classroom. Phil has served as a facilitator for the National Science Foundation GEMS-Network based at the University of Rhode Island. As of June 2016, completed a two-year position as a Highlander Institute FUSE Fellow. Phil co-created a project called “Think - Shape - Grow” as well as www.mysteryprint.com, a project that connects classrooms across the world utilizing 3d printing technology. Phil is the father of three, an avid reader, and an occasional surfer.