Part 2: Teacher Development, Identity, & Impact

Join Mark Teoh (TeachPlus), Conra D. Gist (University of Houston), Travis J. Bristol (University of California – Berkeley) , and Eric Duncan (The Education Trust) for this second webinar on the importance of having an ethnoracially diverse educator workforce and how to make it happen.

For part two, hear from a panel of teachers from across the country who contributed to Kappan’s recent special report “Building a More Ethnoracially Diverse Teaching Force”. Panelists will share their personal experience as teachers of color, the additional challenges that they have faced, and why it’s important to diversify the teacher workforce.

Panelists will include:

  • Julia Burrola-Ortiz, Math Teacher, Alburquerque Collegiate Charter School
  • Takeru “TK” Nagayoshi, English Teacher, New Bedford High School
  • Andrea Thomas, 3rd Grade Teacher, Central Consolidated Schools District

Resources Shared During the Webinar