Brad Patzer

District Services Manager / Regional Coordinator - Region I & II

Brad has been in education for over 20 years, having taught Pre-k through 12th grade, Adult Basic Education, and professional development for teachers. Brad’s experience includes teaching in both the private and public sector, primarily in the areas of social studies, math, and science. In 2004, Brad was an Idaho inaugural recipient of the National Educator Award from the Milken Family Foundation. Brad began his tenure with Idaho Digital Learning in the fall of 2003 as a part time teacher and course developer. In 2009 Brad joined Idaho Digital Learning full time.  He presently serves as the Supervision Manager, and as a Regional Coordinator for regions 1 & 2. Brad has earned the following degrees:  AA,  BAEd, MEd, MAS, and, EdS with focus areas in secondary education, economics education, and administration.

  • Teacher of the Year, Veterans of Foreign Wars, 1998
  • Milken National Educator, 2004
  • Teacher of the Year, Lakeland School District Secondary, 2004
  • Board Member, Northwest Professional Education Association
  • GATE member, Global Association of Teachers of Economics
  • Former Member, Idaho Professional Standards Commission
  • Member, Idaho Association of Secondary School Principals
  • Member, National Association of Secondary School Principals