Davia Franklyn is the Senior Director of Partnerships for the Bank Street Education Center (BSEC), in her role she supports district-wide initiatives in examining their vision and change management structures to offer intentional professional development to improve instructional practices in early childhood settings. Davia formerly co-led Bank Street College’s Pre-K for All partnership with the NYC Department of Early Childhood.
Franklyn attended Bank Street College as a Dewitt Wallace Scholar, and her career began as a third grade teacher in Brownsville, Brooklyn. Franklyn’s 20-year career has centered on the critical work of building quality learning environments in under-resourced communities and coordinating professional development programs for teachers, community based organization leaders and community college faculty.
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