2016 National Teacher of the Year finalist, Nate Bowling, confirmed as Summit keynote speaker

The National Alliance for Partnerships in Equity is proud to announce that Nate Bowling, 2016 National Teacher of the Year finalist, will deliver the opening keynote address at the 2019 National Summit for Educational Equity. Mr. Bowling’s active role in negotiating the complexities of social justice and equity while also teaching full-time places him at the forefront of change within education.

In his thirteenth year of teaching, Mr. Bowling is a veteran of the United States Air Force Reserves and a graduate of the Evergreen State College. He was a 2014 recipient of the Milken Family Foundation’s National Educator Award, the 2016 Washington State Teacher of the Year, and one of four finalists for the 2016 National Teacher of the Year. He writes extensively about teaching, matters of justice, and educational equity on his blog “A Teacher’s Evolving Mind”. Visit his site at

Mr. Bowling’s writing has been published in the Seattle Times, Hechinger Report, Huffington Post, and the Washington Post. Nathan is also a co-founder of Teachers United, a teacher-led education policy advocacy group, and the host of the Nerd Farmer Podcast. Currently, he teaches AP Human Geography and AP Government & Politics at Abraham Lincoln High School in Tacoma, Washington.

Summit Registration is Open!

The 2019 Summit will have a fantastic lineup of speakers and sessions. Don’t miss this opportunity to be inspired, make connections, and influence change. Together, we will be celebrating “40 Years of Innovation, Inspiration, and Influence.”  Learn more and register at the Summit website.

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