Introducing the Meet the Edulastic Team Series! This collection of fun interviews and anecdotes highlights members of the Edulastic team, sharing their journeys, tips, hobbies and more. We are so proud of our team and are happy to share their experiences with you. First up, meet Mike!
Introducing Edulastic Team member Mike Holden! Mike is a Customer Success Manager located in Tennessee. Mike has been on the Edulastic team for 3 years and likely knows the answer to any question you throw at him! Read on learn more about Mike and his time with Edulastic.
Get to know Mike Holden
What is your favorite memory from working with this company?
Working with another Customer Success Manager (CSM) to problem solve on behalf of a customer.
What motivates you as a teacher?
One of the biggest motivators for me in the classroom is seeing the “A-Ha moment” when students finally understand a concept after struggling with trying to grasp it previously.
What is your favorite memory from working with teachers and students?
Showing how data can be used to pinpoint conceptional vs procedural misconceptions.
What do you enjoy most about Edulastic’s company culture?
The support of the team. I had to take a full week off and my teammates covered all of my calls. They did so without hesitation.
What’s a pro-tip that you think more Edulastic educators should know about?
One question, if used at the correct time, can be all that you need.
Cat or dog person?
What do you like to do when you aren’t working?
Beer, bourbon, backpacking, and travel.
What are three words that best describe you?
Laidback, analytical, and friendly.
Go-to workday snack?
Favorite Edulastic event you’ve been a part of?
Edulastic Employee Summit 2019 – I met everyone for the first time.
What’s your favorite place in the world?
La Sagrada Familia
Anything else you’d like to mention?
I am a dual-citizen. US and Canada!
Favorite time of school year?
Favorite Edulastic question type and why?
Drag and drop – I like categorizing.
If you could have any superpower, what would it be?
Talk to animals.