Speaking Engagements & Articles

Workshops & Presentations

NAIS conference

Get Savvy College Readiness Summit, an Academic Savvy and USC collaboration, Los Angeles, CA 2016

Panel Moderator: “Expanding the African-American Child’s Access to STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics), Los Angeles Unified School District Council of Black Administrators 39th Annual Conference, Los Angeles, CA, 2014

Panel Moderator: “Empowering the African American Child for Successful Global Competition and Public Service”, Los Angeles Unified School District Council of Black Administrators 38th Annual Conference, Los Angeles, CA, 2013

 Cracking the Code: Using the Content Standards Manual to Deconstruct and Improve Elementary Student Success on the CTP4, Educational Records Bureau 85th Annual Conference, San Diego, CA, 2012

Institutional Citizenship: A New Look at Diversified Leadership, National Association of Independent Schools Annual Conference Seattle, WA, 2012

Interpreting Your Child’s CTP 4 Standardized Test Scores, St. James’ Episcopal School, Los Angeles, CA, 2008-2013

 Making the Connection: Organizational and Study Skills for Young Learners, Pilgrim School, Los Angeles, CA, 2008

Power and Inclusion: Uncovering Underlying Bias in Independent Schools, National Association of Independent Schools People of Color Annual Conference, Boston, MA 2007

School Choice: Public, Private, and Charter School Options, Neighborhood Education Series, Los Angeles, CA, 2007

School Choice: Public, Private, and Charter School Options, Knox Presbyterian Preschool, Los Angeles, CA, 2007

Organizational and Study Skills: Tools and Strategies for the Young Academic, St. James’ Episcopal School Parent Education Series, Los Angeles, CA 2002, 2006-2008

The True Meaning of Teacher Appreciation, Campbell Hall School, North Hollywood, CA 2006

Middle Schools Admissions for Fourth through Sixth Grade Families, St. James’ Episcopal School Parent Education Series, Los Angeles, CA 2006-2013

Making the Connection: Organizational and Study Skills for Young Learners, Independent School Alliance for Minority Affairs, Los Angeles, CA, 2003

Articles

It All Adds Up: Five Simple Ways Parents Can Make a Difference With Math Learning, Today’s Parent Online

What is Your Child’s Learning Style?, LA Parent Magazine Online

Quoted as an expert in admissions article

Academic Savvy as expert source for LA Parent Article