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Annamarie Francois

Executive Director, Center X
Annamarie Francois, executive director for Center X
Annamarie Francois

Moore Hall 1320
405 Hilgard Avenue
Los Angeles , CA 90095-1521

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Annamarie Francois
Executive Director, Center X
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Titles and Positions

  • Executive Director, UCLA Center X
  • Faculty, UCLA Teacher Education Program
  • Faculty, UCLA Transformative Coaching & Leadership Program

Education

  • Ed.D., Educational Leadership, University of California, Los Angeles
  • M.A., Administration, Supervision and Higher Education, California State University, Northridge
  • B.A., History, University of California, Los Angeles

Awards, Honors, and Fellowships

  • Principal Investigator, UCLA STEM+C3 Teacher Residency Program (ED)
  • Principal Investigator, IMPACT Urban Teacher Residency Program: Inspiring Minds through a Professional Alliance of Community Teachers (ED)
  • Principal Investigator, California Subject Matter Projects at UCLA (UCOP)
  • Co-Principal Investigator, 21st Century School Leadership Academy Center (CDE)

Select Publications

  • Francois, A., and Hunter-Quartz, K. (September, 2021). Preparing and sustaining social justice educators for urban schools. Cambridge: Harvard Education Press
  • Francois, A., and Kawasaki, J. (in press, 2021). IMPACT: 10 Years of lessons learned from an urban teacher residency program. https://centerx.gseis.ucla.edu/xchange/
  • Francois, A. and Kawasaki, J. (September, 2021). Learning to become a community teacher. In Francois, A. & K.H. Quartz (Eds.), Preparing and sustaining social justice educators (Chapter 2). Cambridge, MA: Harvard Education Press.
  • Nava, I., Isken, J. & Francois, A. (2020). Open the door to diversity: Teacher residencies in urban schools boost retention and achievement. The Learning Professional. Vol. 41 No.6.