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Center forBlack Digital Research, #DigBlk

Nakisha Whittington

Nakisha Whittington

#DigBlk Scholar (2020-2021); Curriculum Co-chair (2020-2021)
PhD Student in Curriculum and Instruction, Penn State University
Pronouns: She/Her

Nakisha Whittington is a PhD candidate in Curriculum and Instruction at The Pennsylvania State University. She serves as a graduate assistant and curriculum design co-chair with the Center for Black Digital Research. Nakisha is a seasoned educator with experiences in K-12 classrooms, as well as instructing undergraduate students in the Elementary Education teaching program, serving as a reading specialist, and editorial assistant for an educational research journal. Nakisha’s research interests are centered around digital literacy practices of urban youth.

Affiliations: Education
Committees: Curriculum