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About

Kia Greenwood, M.Ed. is the founder and CEO of The Educator’s Light. A veteran teacher who has taught for over 15 years, she has a passion for supporting new teachers, struggling teachers who are willing to grow, and teaching in general. Having won a number of recognitions for her teaching, her mission and that of The Educator’s Light is simple: endeavor to bring more light, joy and common sense to education and our kids—one classroom and life at a time.

 

–Teacher of the Year 2004-2005 (Elementary)
–Teacher of the Year 2014-2015 (Secondary)
–District Teacher of the Month 2015
–Nominated for Who’s Who Among American Women
–Literacy/Instructional Coach for 3 years
–Excel Award for Excellence in Education
–Voted Favorite Instructor by students at the college level

–Heart for ELA and Reading
–Strategizer and motivator of all subjects
–Lifelong learner (she is still learning!)
–Teacher who loves to write
–Passionate about kids and serving teachers

 

Services we proudly offer:

-Consulting for new and struggling teachers individually or in groups

-Speaking engagements for staff and youth

-Webinars specific to personal, teacher or staff needs

 

Please contact us at: theeducator@theeducatorslight.com for more information.

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The Leaning Tower of…Progress: Three Steps to Moving Forward Through Challenge

The Leaning Tower of…Progress. You have seen it all over the news and internet—even in the New York Times and other national news. It is Dallas, Texas’ own Leaning Tower. An old building where they simply were carrying out a typical demolition in a big city but the building still stands. People have taken the …

Captain Underdog: 2 Essential Tips for Celebrating the Underdog Student!

Every teacher has the student that is what we call a diamond-in-the-rough. They have beautiful potential but may not get as much attention elsewhere as other students. Factors can include behavior (too nice, too loud, too quiet ,too goofy, personal issues, or even mean), a different look, a different personality, struggling academic progress and/or achievements …

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