Dan Blanchard is an award-winning author, speaker, and educator, as well as a parenting expert, certified life coach, columnist, veteran of two different U.S. Military Branches, and father of five.   He teaches Special Education in Connecticut’s largest inner-city high school where he was chosen by the AFT-CT as the face and voice of educational reform.  As an educator, author, speaker, and parent Dan feels that it is his duty to positively influence our youth every chance that he gets!  We discuss the books he’s authored, and the lives he’s changed by helping teens view themselves as leaders. Learn more about Dan and his work at http://granddaddyssecrets.com/.