• R9HSA Solutions Webinar: Data Doesn’t Always Determine Success: Balancing Research and Reality

    Wed, 01/17/2018

    PRESENTER Kimberly P. Johnson, Ed.D. DESCRIPTION So often, we feel that the only way to gauge success is through what statistics and benchmarks determine. However, the reality is that it takes a great deal of balance between research and the actual steps needed to teach and maintain success in the setting. True teaching requires an understanding of the intersections of race, socio-economics and levels of determination. This webinar will help you develop a balance between teaching and learning in such a way that it will inspire you to create positive interactions within your school and community. As a product of the Harvard Advanced Educational Leadership Program, Dr. Kimberly P. Johnson, author and educator, will use her own experiences and the experiences of cultural context, to provide practical strategies and activities to participants. Dr. Johnson is a true example of what delving deeper can provide. As a marginalized student who was raised by illiterate grandparents, she has had the opportunity to graduate from some of America’s top universities. As a proud product of the Head Start program, she has an incredible respect for data but also recognizes that it takes more than charts, graphs and assessments to teach our 21st Century learners. Through...

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