Cornnelius Minor

Cornelius Minor‭

Content Developer, Keynote Speaker

Cornelius Minor‭ (‬Content Developer‭, ‬Keynote Speaker‭, ‬Virtual Module Presenter‭) ‬is a frequent keynote speaker and Lead Staff Developer at Columbia University’s Teachers College Reading and Writing Project‭. ‬In that capacity‭, ‬he works with teachers and school leaders to support deep and‭ ‬wide literacy reform in cities across the globe‭. ‬His work in cultural responsiveness supports educators to improve comprehensive‭ ‬literacy instruction while also building schools and systems that are socially just‭. ‬Minor is internationally recognized for his work in social justice education and supporting educators to examine implicit and explicit bias‭, ‬addressing racial and economic achievement gaps‭, ‬and create systems of equity as it relates to literacy‭. ‬His work on literacy at Columbia’s Reading and Writing Project includes systemic approaches to comprehensive literacy in a tiered model‭. ‬As a staff developer‭, ‬Cornelius draws upon his years teaching in the Bronx and Brooklyn‭.‬‭ ‬

Cornelius Minor‭