Sonjanita Moore Social Emotional Learning Manager

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Sonjanita Moore joined the Umoja team in January 2015. She is a Fulbright Specialist, a certified Ed Specialist and a National Board Certified teacher.

Over the past 24 years, Sonjanita has taught over 30 different secondary/postsecondary courses, served as a master teacher to over 40 student teachers from area universities; has more than 3 years experience in museum education and has led programs & professional development sessions throughout the city in the profit and non-profit sectors. In addition to developing & evaluating curricula for public, private and charter schools, Sonjanita has created products for PBS, the National Endowment for the Humanities, Chicago Humanities Fest and the Chicago Grassroots Curriculum Taskforce. She  currently serves as the SEL Manager for Umoja.