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Educational Leadership Webinar Series: Leading Beyond COVID

Event Information

Diversifying the Teacher Workforce
Location: 
Zoom webinar. Registration required.
Dates: 
Thursday, January 20, 2022
Time: 
10:00 - 11:00AM

The webinar will focus on the recent call to action from states and school districts across Ohio and the nation to diversify the teacher workforce. The session will feature a panel composed of researchers, policy makers, and educators to offer multiple perspectives on this issue. Panelists will share data, identify barriers and possible solutions, and explore promising practices and models, such as developing pipelines, grow-your-own initiatives, and student incentives.

Event Speakers

Facilitators: • John Marschhausen, PhD, Superintendent in Residence, College of Education and Human Ecology, and Chief Executive Officer, Dublin City Schools • Melvin Brown, EdD, Superintendent in Residence, College of Education and Human Ecology, and Superintendent, Reynoldsburg City Schools Panelists: • Dr. Samantha Strachan, EdD, Interim Department Chair and M.A.L.E. Initiative Director, Alabama A & M University • Sharee Wells, MA, Assistant Superintendent, Hilliard City Schools • Samantha Chatman, Principal, Tremont Elementary School, Upper Arlington City Schools