Kia Darling-Hammond


Kia Darling-Hammond (she/they) is author of the Bridge to Thriving Framework© and co-author of The Civil Rights Road to Deeper Learning: Five Essentials for Equity. As CEO of the education and research firm Wise Chipmunk LLC, she leverages over 25 years of experience in education, research, organizational leadership, and youth development to offer thriving-focused research, advising, coaching, and public speaking, as well as designs for professional learning, curriculum development, and organizational growth.

Author's Books

T* Is for Thriving

Blueprints for Affirming Trans* and Gender Creative Lives and Learning in Schools


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