Kent Johnson

Board of Directors

Dr. Kent Johnson is founder and Director of Morningside Academy, in Seattle. Morningside is a laboratory school for typical children and youth, investigates effective curricula and teaching methods, and has provided training to over 125 schools throughout the world. Dr. Johnson’s many publications about research-based curriculum and teaching methods include The Morningside Model of Generative Instruction, and Response to Intervention and Precision Teaching with Dr. Elizabeth Street. Over 40,000 students and over 1,000 teachers have implemented Morningside’s Generative Instruction model. Dr. Johnson is recipient of the Award for Public Service in Behavior Analysis from the Society for the Advancement of Behavior Analysis, the Anderson Award for Exemplary Contributions to Behavioral Education from the Cambridge Center for Behavioral Studies, the Award for Excellence in Evidence-based Education from the Wing Institute, the Allyn and Bacon Exemplary Program Award from the Council for Exceptional Children, and the Lindsley Lifetime Achievement Award in Precision Teaching from the Standard Celeration Society.