Sherry Bryant, a native of Newport News, VA, has taught secondary social studies education including U.S. history, government, and civics and economics in Charlottesville and Albemarle County. During her time as an educator, Bryant prioritized integrating strategies that addressed the inclusion of marginalized narratives into history and social studies curricula. After leaving the classroom, Bryant served as the chief curator of education and digital humanities at the Jefferson School African American Heritage Center in Charlottesville, where she designed and implemented educational programming and cross-curricular professional learning opportunities for K-12 educators in the Charlottesville City and Albemarle County School divisions that focused on local history and culturally responsive teaching practices.
M.Ed., University of Virginia, 2017
B.A., University of Virginia, 2015