KEYNOTE SPEAKING
 

Selected speech topics include:

  • Conflict Resolution Education and Social Emotional Learning

  • Minority-Serving Institutions and Teacher Education

  • Diversifying the Teaching Field

  • Teacher Assessments, Certification, and Impact on Teachers of Color

  • Dropout Crisis

  • Impact of Incarnation and Schooling (School-to-Prison Pipeline)

  • College Readiness

  • Professional Lives of Teachers


 

UPCOMING EVENTS

syracuse, NY – november 2019

Keynote Speaker

Terra Urban Education Conference

 

 

SELECTED PAST EVENTS

 
Co-Presenting with Emery Petchauer at the University of Pennyslvania

Co-Presenting with Emery Petchauer at the University of Pennyslvania

TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA – 2019

Invited Speaker Panel. American Educational Research Association’s Annual Conference. Teaching at a Cost: The Gendered and Cultural Identity Negotiations of Teaching

Harrisburg, PA – 2018

Keynote Speaker and Fireside Chat. Pennsylvania Association of Colleges and Teacher Education's (PA-AACTE) Fall Teacher Education Assembly. The Missing Voice of Teacher Education: The Role of Minority Serving Institutions and Teachers of Color

Glenside, PA – 2018 

Invited Speaker/Workshop. Sustaining Preservice Teachers of Color through the Pipeline: Overcoming Barriers to the Profession. The Transformative Teacher-Educator Summer Institute. Arcadia University.

 

New York, NY –2018

*Invited Panelist. Fueled by Mission and Passion: The Role of Minority-Serving Institutions Play in Diversifying the Teaching Field. Division K invited session on Raising Standards and Increasing Teacher Racial Diversity. American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting.
 

University of Pittsburgh, PA – 2018

*Keynote Speaker: Sustaining and Remaining in the Field: How Minority-Serving Institutions Support Teachers of Color. Center for Urban Education Brown Bag Series.
 

San Antonio, TX – 2017

*Invited Panelist: Let’s be friends: Minority Serving Institutions and Predominately White Institutions Connecting for Teacher Education. Division K invited session on MSIs and Teacher. American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting.
 

University of Pennsylvania, PA – 2016

*Keynote Speaker: Tackling Testing & Teacher Certification. National Convening on Success in Teacher Education at Minority Serving Institutions. Center for Minority Serving Institutions.
 

The College of New Jersey – 2013

*An Introduction to Urban Education. Workshop presented to the Urban Teacher Academy.
 

Philadelphia, PA – 2013

*Invited Evaluator: Senior Projects, Sankofa Charter School
 

The College of New Jersey – 2012

*An Introduction to Urban Education. Workshop presented to the Urban Teacher Academy.
 

Brooklyn, NY – 2012

*Guest Speaker, Urban Assembly School for Criminal Justice.
 

U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs – 2011

*Adjusting to U.S. Culture and Avoiding Culture Shock. Workshop presented at the Fulbright Gateway Orientation.
 

The College of New Jersey – 2011

*A National Crisis: Why Do Students Dropout of High School?. Workshop presented to the Urban Teacher Academy.