International Association of Women Honors Dr. Britt Hamre as a 2018-2019 Influencer of the Year
Dr. Britt Hamre, Founding Co-Director of Inclusive Classrooms Project LLC, is selected for her outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession.
CHICAGO, April 24, 2018 (Newswire.com) - The International Association of Women (IAW) honors Dr. Britt Hamre as a 2018-2019 Influencer of the Year. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in entrepreneurship. The International Association of Women (IAW) is a global in-person and online networking platform with nearly one million members, 1000+ in person and virtual events, over 100 Local US-based Chapters and International Chapters in several cities in China.
“I’m pleased to welcome Britt into this exceptional group of professional women,” said IPDN President and IAW Spokesperson Star Jones. “Her knowledge and experience in her industry are valuable assets to her company and community.”
Self-motivated and results driven to succeed, Dr. Britt Hamre is a seasoned professional who has constantly set her goals to keep pace with her highest aspirations for personal excellence. Throughout her career, she has exhibited exemplary teamwork, expertise, integrity, and dedication.
Dr. Hamre is Founding Co-Director of the Inclusive Classrooms Project LLC and the Teachers College Inclusive Classrooms Project. An organization that provides professional development for K-12 administrators, teachers, and staff, the Inclusive Classrooms Project strives to help these professionals create a curriculum for all students. Dr. Hamre and her team offer coaching and consultation services and facilitate workshops.
“Our philosophy is grounded in a stance of critical inclusivity whereby students labeled as disabled can participate in the general education curriculum when provided with appropriate supports and a universally designed curriculum,” it reads on the organization’s website. “In addition to supporting students with identified disabilities, we also support teachers to create engaging curriculum and instruction for students who need more challenging work.”
In addition to her work with the Inclusive Classrooms Project, Dr. Hamre is a Lecturer at the Inclusive Education Programs at Teachers College, teaching students who are pursuing a career in general and special education. She is also a Contributing Author of Learning to Teach Inclusively: Student Teachers’ Classroom Inquiries.
About IAW: The International Association of Women (IAW) is a global in-person and online professional networking platform that provides nearly one million women the forum, professional development, and services needed to thrive in an interconnected world. Through 100+ local chapters, International Chapters in several cities in China and 1000+ in person and virtual events, members cultivate valuable connections, develop professionally, and promote themselves and their businesses. Founded in Chicago in 2017, IAW is a division of Professional Diversity Network, Inc., an online network tailored to provide diverse professionals in the United States with access to employment opportunities.
Source: International Association of Women
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