TeachDETROIT: Faculty / Staff

Jennifer Lewis has a Ph.D. in teacher education from the University of Michigan and is a teacher educator at Wayne State University. She taught elementary and middle school for ten years and currently works in mathematics education. She's especially interested in how teachers learn to teach mathematics and how to build capacity in high-poverty schools for children of color. Jenny is the coordinator for TeachDETROIT.


Dr. Jeffery D. Robinson is a native of Detroit Michigan, and a product of the Detroit Public School system. He is currently the Principal of the Paul Robeson Malcolm X Academy for the Detroit Public School Community District. He has a Ph.D. in African American & African Studies, Education and Policy from Michigan State University. He is a passionate and dedicated educator committed to the improvement in the quality of education received by children in the metropolitan Detroit area and abroad.