Whitney Harris joins Teach Plus as the Education Leadership Coach supporting Harmony Public Schools across the state of Texas. In this role, she will use her expertise to build the leadership skills of coaches, Teacher Leaders, and members of instructional leadership teams for the advancement of their school’s academic vision and curricular and will provide support to our Harmony partners in the El Paso and DFW region.
Prior to joining the Teach Plus team, Whitney worked as a program director for the University of Arkansas where she supported K-12 teachers and school teams with developing more equitable learning opportunities and systems for students across the state of Arkansas. Whitney began her teaching career in St. Louis, MO as a high school English teacher and eventually transitioned into leadership working as first a district instructional coach for 6-12th grade teachers and then a campus based leader in both Dallas and Memphis supporting K-12 campuses.
Whitney holds a M.Ed in Educational Leadership from the University of Missouri – St. Louis and a B.A. in English from Prairie View A&M University.