KDSL Global is an education consulting company launched by Flint native Kevin Simpson in 2016 in the USA and in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Simpson has served 500+ schools and thousands of educators worldwide in 20 countries. The majority of his work in education has centered on American curriculum schools.
Since 2008, he has been focused on education in the MENA region, assisted numerous schools with accreditation, training, and development and served as a thought partner on school start-up projects. Simpson is co-founder of the UAE Learning Network (one of the largest online network of educators in the UAE) and has participated in numerous education panels and radio shows where American curriculum was the topic. In addition, he has co-authored two white papers on American curriculum schools in Dubai, co-authored a white paper on NGSS in MENA American curriculum schools, and co-wrote a bilingual document on American Education in the UAE. He also owns KDSL USA. Simpson has worked with over 40 educators who have taken the leap to become consultants.
In his hometown of Flint he started initiatives such as TEDxFlint and PechaKucha. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Education and a Master of Education degree in Curriculum and Teaching from Michigan State University (USA). Currently, he is a member of the Association for the Advancement of International Education (AAIE) and studying in their Institute for International School Leadership.