Dr. Sheldon Eakins is passionate about helping educators accomplish equitable practices in their schools. He has earned a B.S. degree in Social Science Education, an M.S. degree in Educational Leadership, and a Ph.D. in K-12 Education.
To learn more about Dr. Eakins’ work: Leading Equity Center; Leading Equity Podcast
- EnCorps is committed to providing educators with learning opportunities to create inclusive and equitable classrooms. Dr. Eakins has hosted several online professional development sessions, including Framing Brave Conversations About Race & Ethnicity and Addressing Racial Slurs in School & Curriculum.
- In addition, Dr. Eakins had led EnCorps staff through a two-hour session focused on restorative and courageous conversation strategies. The goal of the session was to equip staff with strategies to engage in difficult conversations and protocols for creating brave spaces.