Derrick Griffith

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Derrick Griffith
he/him

College Success Manager
Black College Success

Dr. Griffith has taught English and Reading to both high and low-performing students at Public and Charter Schools for eight years specializing in classroom management, instructional coaching, creating and/or maintaining a positive culture, IEPs, differentiated teaching and learning, and data assessment.

He also holds a J.D. from Western Michigan University, an M.Ed. in Educational Leadership from Grand Canyon University, and a B. A in English Literature from Jackson State University in Mississippi. Dr. Griffith is an Honorary Veteran of the United States Armed Forces. His goal is to help countless black students achieve their highest level of success.

“Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.” – Harriet Tubman