LaMar Timmons-Long & Dr. Joy Barnes-Johnson
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Today’s Gathering has pre-recorded sessions (to allow greater flexibility for presenters and tech hosts during the pandemic).
- Keep your eye on the time! You will see the session from the start, not live in progress… don’t miss the next one!
- Tweet with #TheEdCollabGathering. Presenters looking forward to connecting!
LaMar teaches English in New York City, where he began his career after obtaining his Bachelor of Science in English Education, 7-12, from SUNY Buffalo State. He holds a Master of Education in Special Education and is currently finishing his advanced graduate certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) from Pace University. LaMar has taught middle and high school grades and serves as an advisor to multiple students. LaMar also brings deep expertise in supporting educators, both pre-service and in-service, in developing practices that support all children. He is an Adjunct Faculty member at Pace University, School of Education where he teaches first-year graduate students in Literacy and Special Education programs. Lamar has instructed classes around methods for inclusive education, supporting positive behavior, and cross-disciplinary instruction. Within each course, he consistently reinforces the use of various culturally responsive pedagogical and literacy practices, across all content areas, and across multiple grades, to develop, support, and enhance student learning. LaMar’s commitment to student learning and quality education has allowed his practices to focus on strengthening teachers and students to use literature to advocate for marginalized voices and as a means of promoting social justice within the classroom; in particular, Black Indigenous People of Color and LBGTQ+ voices.Follow him on Twitter @teachLTL.