Devin Evans is a 2022-2023 Teach Plus Illinois Affinity Group Facilitator and is an 11th grade English Language Arts Instructor at Kenwood Academy High School in Chicago. Devin is a former 10th grade team lead, master humanities teacher, and English Language Arts content lead at Butler College Prep High School. Devin was named Students’ Choice Teacher of the Year in the 2015-2016 and 2017-2018 academic years. Devin is the co-founder of the Black Male Educator Alliance of Illinois. He teaches an Intro to Urban Education course and trains other teachers for My Brother’s Keeper and Thrive Chicago, and will be beginning his National Board Teacher certification process in the 2022-2023 academic year. He earned his BA in Social Science & History Education from Michigan State University, an MA in Secondary English Language Arts from Relay Graduate School of Education, and a certificate in Project Based Learning from the University of Pennsylvania.