Kathryn Fishman-Weaver, Ph.D.

Kathryn Fishman-Weaver

Director of Academic Affairs and Engagement
Mizzou K-12 | A Global School District
University of Missouri High School & Middle School
University of Missouri, College of Education


University of Missouri : Ph.D., Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis (Emphasis: PK-12 Educational Leadership)
Degree Awarded: December 2015

Dissertation:Wholehearted Affective Education: A Feminist Framework for Cultivating Courage, Connection, and Self-Care in the College Transition
Research Interests: School leadership, gender and education, alternative service delivery models, and teacher education.
(GPA 4.0)

San Francisco State University : Masters in K-12 Special Education
Degree Awarded: May 2009 (GPA: 4.0, Graduated with Departmental Honors)
Master's Thesis: Tutoring as an Intervention for the Tutor: Leadership Models for At-Risk Students

University of Missouri : Bachelors of Science in Sociology (Minors in English Writing and Women and Gender Studies)
Degree Awarded: May 2004 (GPA: 3.8, Graduated cum laude with an honor's certificate, departmental honors and initiation into Phi Beta Kappa)
Received numerous University scholarships and awards
Honor's Thesis: The Politics of Image Control: An Investigation of College Women's Experiences

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