Author, Leadership Coach
JD Learning Partners
Dr. Jamila Dugan (she/her) is an author leadership coach and researcher. She is the co-author with Shane Safir of Street Data: A Next-Generation Model for Equity Pedagogy and School Transformation focusing on culturally-rich education environments and anti-racist approaches to learning. She began her career as an early childhood teacher in Washington D.C successfully supporting the implementation of the International Baccalaureate program in her school. She has served as a coach for teachers program director and school leader specializing in equity-centered leadership development. Jamila holds a doctorate in educational leadership for equity from the University of California Berkeley; a master’s degree in curriculum and instruction from George Mason University; and a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Fresno State University. Jamila lives in San Diego CA with her husband and two children.