Natalie M. Zwerger

Natalie M. Zwerger

Director NYU Center for Strategic Solutions

Natalie M. Zwerger has almost two decades of experience as an educator and advocate. Ms. Zwerger leads a team that provides national workshops, trainings, and support promoting equity and racial justice. Ms. Zwerger’s expertise includes developing critical consciousness, combatting implicit bias, and dismantling systems of oppression in educational settings. Ms. Zwerger earned a Juris Doctorate (J.D.) from Northeastern University School of Law, a master’s of Education (M.S.Ed.) from City College, and a B.A. in Sociology from Tufts University. Ms. Zwerger has trained Superintendents, district leaders, university faculty and staff, numerous consultants, instructional coaches, equity coaches, undergraduate and graduate students and PK- 12 educators on turning dialogue into action for dismantling inequity.

Keywords: Racial justice, Culturally Responsive Education