Shawn Blankenship is currently a school principal of Dibble Middle School, located in Dibble, Oklahoma. This is Shawn’s 5th year in administration and he strongly believes that everything rises and falls on leadership. Before he became an administrator, Shawn was a teacher for 7 years and prides himself on being a teacher first. Motivating through inspiration is a skill Shawn has mastered as he creates a picture of what’s possible. Shawn works closely with his teachers to integrate technology to go beyond the classroom walls to enhance student learning. To think, learn, and grow with Shawn, visit his blog atbrainvibeforeducators.blogspot.com.