President, Quantum Learning Network
Bobbi DePorter is president of Quantum Learning Network, a west coast-based educational firm producing programs for students, teachers, schools, and organizations across the United States and abroad. Bobbi was an early pioneer in the applications of accelerated learning. After studying with Dr. Georgi Lozanov, she co-founded a highly successful business school and then went on to apply the same strategies to school-age children.
SuperCamp, one of the leading academic summer camps in the U.S. and abroad and now in its twenty-eighth year, is designed to teach students learning and life skills in an environment that cultivates self-esteem and confidence. The program has helped more than 50,000 students around the world to relearn how they learn and reshape how they view themselves and live their lives. Quantum Learning Network also produces programs for businesses and educators in its leading-edge Quantum Learning® methods. More than 40,000 teachers in thirty states have been trained, impacting more than four million children.
Bobbi is an accomplished author with more than a dozen books translated into several languages. She is a 2006 Readers Choice Winner for Fast Company magazine's 'Fast 50' list of leading creative thinkers and a member of the Transformational Leadership Council. During Bobbi's 30+ years in education, she has been involved in many industry organizations, including serving as president of the International Alliance for Learning and as chairperson of the Best Practices in Education Committee for the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce Foundation's Business Roundtable for Education.