Shaylyn Marks


Dr. Shaylyn Marks is an Assistant Professor at CSU Bakersfield. The main focus of her work centers on advancing innovative ways to disrupt the status quo and create more equitable learning opportunities for underserved populations. With culturally sustaining pedagogy at the core of her work, her research interests include evolving teacher education preparation practices, using literature as a means to support and enact social justice, and exploring equitable structures within the classroom.

Author's Books

Academy for Educational Studies Series

Diversifying the Educator Pipeline

Supporting Black Educators through Recruitment, Preparation, and Retention


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