Don Berg is an author, researcher, alternative education practitioner, and leader. As the Executive Director of Deeper Learning Advocates he is on a mission to embed the psychology of learning in policy so policy stops undermining learning. He presents at conferences internationally. Peer-reviewed journals have published his research. He has over 20 years of experience leading children in self-directed educational settings. The Joyful Llama Ranch in West Linn, Oregon is his home.