As a former at-risk student who had one foot in gifted education and the other in alternative education, Dr. Adolph Brown knows that the “Whole Student” deserves a “Whole Education.”  Being reared by a single parent mother in the housing projects and having his oldest sibling and only brother murdered when he was only 11 years old, Adolph experienced many adverse childhood experiences.  Although Dr. Brown was reared in the urban housing projects, many of his greatest life lessons occurred while spending summers in rural Virginia on his grandparent's farm.  Dr. Adolph Brown addresses the best practices in the classroom and beyond for K-12, Higher Education, Universities & Community Colleges. Dr. Brown uses evidence informed practice combined with best available research and his vast experience as a veteran educator to deliver measurable outcomes.  As a former at-risk student in both Head Start and public education turned top K-12 Education Keynote Speaker, funny Master Teacher, and one of the best fun Campus motivational speakers today, Dr. Adolph Brown has extensive personal and professional experience and knowledge of the following programs & philosophies, and many more: Early Childhood Education Development Programs, Head Start, Collective Teacher Efficacy, AVID, “Portrait of a Graduate,” Alternative Education, Special Needs, Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU's), Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES), School Counselors, Special Education, 21st Century Community Learning Centers (21st CLCC), Career and Technical Education (CTE), Afterschool Programming, Title 1, (Titles I, II, III, IV, VII) TRIO Programs, “Leader In Me,” Character Education, Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) Programs and School-to-Prison Pipeline Paradigms.  Available for classified/certified and non-classified/non-certified staff.

Keynotes

(ALSO Available in half-day seminars & full-day workshops)

  • Collective Teacher Efficacy: From Research to Practice
  • The Whole Student Deserves The Whole Educator
  • Reflective Teachers & Administrators are Effective Teachers & Administrators
  • Two Backpacks. Unpacking The Unseen - Trauma Informed Teaching
  • We've Gotta Reach Em' to Teach Em'™ Every Student, Every Day!
  • Culturally Responsive Teaching - Don't Judge A Book By Its Cover!
  • Proactive Classroom Management 101 - What No One Tells You About Teaching
  • CTE is the Key. Learning Today. Earning Tomorrow.
  • The teacher and the student. What classroom success REALLY looks like.
  • Cultivating Inclusion and Inspiring Equity
  • The Early Years: The Benefits of Early Childhood Education™
  • Digitally Engaging Today's Adult Learners
"Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father who is in heaven"
– Matthew 5:16