Virginia L. Rhodes, Ed.D.
Education & Schools Expert Witness, School Safety Expert Witness
schools, urban school, secondary school, STEM, education, magnet school, negligence, high school, teacher, supervision, principal, LEA, student, teacher hiring, evaluation, school culture, teacher union, collaboration, school leadership, leadership, training, teacher training, school safety, liability, school accident
35+ years in public education administration, teaching & policy
Founding Principal of the largest public U.S. urban STEM high school.
Founding Principal of the 1st environmental public high school in Ohio.
Developer of a unique innovative "T2" teacher hiring process.
Policy--former School Board member in large urban district.
Expert in School transformation, collaborative school design and leadership, experiential education, program design, school culture & discipline, multicultural education, and training & supervision of all school personnel
Articulate and engaging speaker on school policy, practice, and transformation.
Rhodes can offer extensive experience on many aspects of school-related liability for negligence, both elementary and secondary.
Rhodes travels, speaks publicly, conducts research and training workshops in the U.S. and internationally, and evaluates U.S. schools and districts for accreditation.
Dr. Rhodes is an exception analytical thinker and writer.