SHAUNA KING, Ed.S.
Certified Presenter


BIOGRAPHY

 

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Shauna King is a passionate speaker and trainer, who is committed to  helping teachers keep their skills sharp. She is so committed to this mission that she founded her own professional development organization to support school culture and climate initiatives such as Cooperative Discipline, PBIS, and Restorative Practices.

Shauna teaches graduate level courses for LaSalle University and The Regional Training Center. She also serves as a consultant for The University of Maryland’s Positive Schools Center and Anne Arundel County Public Schools. She has worked in various roles in public and non-public school settings, including principal, intervention specialist, peer mediation teacher and classroom teacher.

 As a member of The Upside Down Organization’s team of certified presenters, Shauna has traveled nationally presenting on brain-based topics including executive function, poverty and the brain, and gender differences. 

 Shauna earned a Bachelor of Science in Education from Morgan State University, a Masters of Education from Bowie State University and an Education Specialist degree in Adult Learning from Walden University.

 Shauna is a proud wife and mother of two elementary-age children, who are the joy of her life. She is also an active member of her church where she serves on the Leadership Team and as Chairperson of the Drama Ministry.

          

WORKSHOPS PRESENTED BY SHAUNA include:

  • Battling the Bully
  • Becoming a Mental Health Sleuth 
  • Beyond Poverty
  • Brain Matters
  • Change Your Language, Change Their Lives
  • Child Abuse and the Brain
  • Conquering Boredom, Apathy and Indifference in the Classroom 
  • Jack's Brain, Jill's Brain
  • The New IQ?
  • Rethinking ADHD

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 The "Buzz" About Shauna...

"Keep presenting! After 20 years you are one of the best I have heard!"
— Participant, Dorchester County Health Department, Dorchester, MD

"I enjoyed the energy and connections made with the presenter! i collected many skills to take back to my Title 1 school."
— Participant, Dorchester County Health Department, Dorchester, MD 

"Mrs. King was very engaging and the information provided a different outlook on the children and families we serve." 
— Participant, Dorchester County Health Department, Dorchester, MD 

"The speaker gave such great infromation and really made you think about things you do and say everyday that can negatively affect your child."
— Participant,
Dorchester County Health Department, Dorchester, MD 

"Engaging, energetic, and makes difficult concepts understandable."
— Participant,
Dorchester County Health Department, Dorchester, MD