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Kathleen Theodore
Senior TA Consultant

Kathleen Theodore, Ph.D., works with the Southeast Comprehensive Center (SECC) as the Early Childhood Lead. Dr. Theodore helps to build the capacity of state and regional agencies in assisting schools and districts with implementing the programs and goals of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). In this work, she focuses on early childhood education, social and emotional learning, curriculum and instruction (in particular college- and career readiness standards), effective literacy practices, and professional development to improve…