Nathan Elliott

Job Titles


Nathan Elliott has served as a classroom teacher, instructional coach, and educational consultant. He began teaching at Bethel University in 2013, and has since developed several new courses in the areas of instructional methods, assessment practices, and technology integration. He also enjoys advising students as they develop their thesis projects.

Started at Bethel



  • Bethel University - Master of Arts in Education K-12, 2012
  • Bethel University - Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education, 2008
  • Bethel University - Ed.D., 2023


Experienced educational leader and classroom teacher with additional experience facilitating professional development for teachers and education leaders. 

Courses Taught

M.A. in Education (K-12):

  • TEAC635: Applied Classroom Assessment

M.A. in Special Education:

  • EDUC668: Classroom Technology

B.A. in Special Education:

  • EDUC326: General Methods of Instruction
  • EDUC368: Classroom Technology


2016 MN Teacher of the Year Semi-Finalist

2011 TIES Exceptional Teacher


Rich Mathematical Tasks in the Elementary Classroom (MCTM Conference)

A Day in the Elementary ActivClassroom (TIES Conference)

Certificates and Licenses

K-6 Elementary Education

5-8 Social Studies

Areas of expertise

Areas of expertise include classroom management, Response to Intervention, instructional technology integration, curriculum development, differentiated instruction, STEM integration, early literacy/numeracy development, formative assessment, continuous improvement process, Professional Learning Communities, professional development, standards based grading