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Dr. Kendra Johnson

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Education

Ed. D in Urban Education Leadership and Social Policy
Morgan State University, 2010

J.D. Public Interest and Business Law
U. of Baltimore School of Law 2003

M.S. Administration & Supervision
Johns Hopkins University, 1999

B.S. Chemistry
Lincoln University, 1996

Administrative Experience

Superintendent
Montclair Public Schools
May 2018-Present

Assistant Superintendent for Equity, Curriculum and Instruction
Montclair Public Schools
August 2016-April 2018

Chief Academic Officer
Trenton Public Schools
2014-2015

Chief Academic and Innovation Officer
Kent (WA) School District 2013-2014

Instructional Director
Prince George’s County, MD Public Schools
2012-2013

*Director, Coordinator Title 1, Principal, Assistant to Area Assistant Superintendent, Assistant Principal
Baltimore County Public Schools
2000-2012
(*titles represent the progression of administrative positions within the district.)

Teaching Experience

Science Teacher
Baltimore Co. Schools, (1998-2000)
Baltimore City Schools (1996-1998)

Other Experience

Educational Consultant/Leadership Coach
Educational Management Group (2015-2016)
K-12 Schools (2017-2018)

Faculty Mentor/Adjunct Professor
Coppin State University and Notre Dame of MD University
1997, 2011, 2013

Publications and Presentations

“When Treating Kids all the Same is the Real Problem… the 21st Century Dilemma of Difference”
Corwin Publishing, 2014

“A Descriptive Case Study of a School Resource Officer Program”
Morgan State University, 2010

“Racially Bias SAT 1/ACT Blocks College Access”
University of Baltimore Law Reform, 2003bb

Presentations on flowing topics to various organizations as listed: African American Male Achievement, Differentiated School Service Model, Aligning Resources to Effective Practices, The Power of Data, The Future of African American Education, School Transformation, Leading for Equity
Baltimore County Culturally Responsive Conference, 2016; National Association of Black School Educators, 2015; MD Equity Conference, 2015; Leaning Forward Conference, 2013; College Board Forum Conference, 2013, 2012; Md. Multicultural Coalition, 2011.

Updated: 4/30/2018