Denise Zawada

Title I Academic Language Coach
Wake County Public School System, NC

- WCPSS Academic Language Coach (6 years) - National Board Certified Teacher (NBCT) Reading/ Language Arts Early-Middle Childhood - Johns Hopkins University EdD Doctoral Candidate, Specialization in Urban Education, Dissertation Topic: Title I Elementary Students Access to Effective Teachers - Jeff Zwiers, WCPSS Academic Language Coaches: Next Steps with Academic Conversation New Ideas for Improving Learning Through Classroom Talk professional training -Thinking Collaborative Advanced Cognitive Coach Trained -Thinking Collaborative Adaptive Schools Trained - Art and Science of Presenting (Wake County Public Schools)- 3 day intensive training on professional development facilitation