Michelle Beavers

Michelle M. Beavers, Ph.D., currently serves Chesterfield County Public Schools as Coordinator of Professional Development, responsible for leadership development and overseeing the professional learning of teachers, classified, and online learning opportunities.  She started her career as a middle school teacher and served as a school administrator, prior to moving to higher education. During her nine years at Virginia State University, she earned her promotion and tenure in the Department of Administration & Supervision and served as the Chair of the Master program. Her research interests include leadership development, emotional intelligence, personality indicators for effectively working in team settings, and bringing agile to the world of education.

This is by far my favorite conference.  I always walk away feeling smarter and more prepared to do the work!

— Chuck Holland

I would like to commend the Learning Forward Team for such an awesome opportunity to attend the conferences which provide such awesome strategies and instructional standards that my team implements at our STEM/Science Center.

— 2018 Attendee