William Powell has served as a school educator for the past thirty years in the United States, Saudi Arabia,
Tanzania, Indonesia, and Malaysia. With his wife Ochan, Powell has also written
Count Me In! Developing Inclusive International Schools (Corwin) and Making the
Difference: Differentiation in International Schools (Corwin). Bill is a frequent contributor to educational journals and presents regularly at international educational conferences. Powell currently lives on a small farm in the French Pyrenees with his wife and a handful of sheep.
Ochan Kusuma-Powell is a graduate of Columbia University with a doctorate in international education development and has developed and implemented special education programs in the
United States, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Tanzania over the last thirty years.
Kusuma-Powell is the co-founder and director of Education Across Frontiers, an organization that promotes teacher education toward the development of professional learning communities. She has coauthored two books with her husband and wrote Parent Advocacy in International Schools (Corwin).
Kusuma-Powell resides in the French Pyrenees.