Professional Development

based in Portland, Oregon


Teaching Strategies & Learning Concepts

At Nothing But Quality, we offer professional development services to schools and learning institutions in urban areas. Our teaching strategies and learning concepts allow educators and their support staff, such as paraprofessionals and administrators to revamp their curriculum process and help their students bridge the achievement gap.


Educational Consulting

In addition to assisting with teaching strategies and learning concepts, our staff also offers educational consulting services. Allow us to help you create a better learning environment for your students with frequent monitoring and various tips and tricks to build trust. We even have a few educational materials, such as books and movies that help your education process.


About the Owner

Michael “Chappie” Grice is a nationally renowned educator. He has assisted some struggling educational institutions and helped them turn around their programs and curriculum. Allow Mr. Grice and his professional staff to assist you with restructuring your curriculum and building better relationships with your students or their families.


Contact the staff of Nothing But Quality located in Portland, Oregon, for
more information about our professional development options and services.


About Us

Build a better relationship with your students and bridge the educational gap with tips and tricks from the professional development team from Nothing But Quality in Portland, Oregon. With almost three decades of experience, our talented staff provides professional development and educational consulting services.

We help schools and districts accelerate their achievement levels, particularly those with the greatest need to do so. Our teams are able to assist with urban facilities nationwide. The experience and innovation we bring to the table allows us to do what we do best, helping teachers and students.



Educator of the Year by National Education Association (NEA), 2010 | Human Rights Award from Oregon Education Association, 2008


National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) | National Council on Educating Black Children (NCEBC)
Urban League of Portland | Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.


Michael “Chappie” Grice is a teacher, administrator, coach, mentor, researcher, college instructor, entrepreneur, arts advocate, raconteur, grandfather, and documentary filmmaker. He has worked more than 40 years in public education. He holds a B.A. from Cornell College (Iowa), and M.A.T. from Reed College more