Dale P. Johnson is the director of adaptive learning initiatives at Arizona State University. He works with faculty, staff and technology partners to develop and implement adaptive courseware to help improve the student success rate. Those efforts have earned him the 2016 Sally M. Johnstone Award from WCET recognizing thought leadership, excellence in practice, and demonstrated leadership capabilities. In 2018, he was honored by IMS Global Learning Consortium with an outstanding service award for his leadership of the adaptive courseware community of practice.
Mr. Johnson has spoken on adaptive courseware at more than 20 conferences in the USA, Mexico, Russia, Brazil, Rwanda and Vietnam and led workshops on the subject at numerous universities. He has a bachelor of science in design degree from ASU and a master in public policy degree from Harvard University, a learning path that combined his interests in design, engineering, history and public policy. In his spare time, he enjoys traveling and building things. He’s traveled to more than 40 countries, lived in Barcelona for a year as a Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholar, and built his own solar home in Phoenix.