Nakeshia N. Williams

TitleAssistant Professor

DepartmentEducator Preparation


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OfficeProctor Hall
Room: 235

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Nakeshia N. Williams


Ph D: Curriculum & Instruction, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 2016

MA: Rehabilitation Counseling, South Carolina State University, 2001

BA: English Education, South Carolina State University, 2000

Research Interests

multicultural education, urban education, social justice education, digital media literacy, equity and diversity

Recent Publications

Williams, Nakeshia  Byker, Erik  Good, Amy  (2017).  Community as Intersectionality: Mapping Community As a Social Studies Keyword.  In Helmsing, M., A. Whitlock-McMahon, & D.G. Krutka ,  Keywords In Social Studies   Sage Publications.

Williams, Nakeshia  Farinde-Wu, Abiola  Glover, Crystal  (2017).  Diversifying the Nation's Teaching Force.  In Dr. Bill Pink   Urban Education Review.

Williams, Nakeshia  Cornelius, Jennifer  Glover, Crystal  Allen, Ayanna  Facebook Thugging.   Urban Education.

Williams, Nakeshia  McAdoo, Terrance  An Explorative Study on Preparing Culturally Responsive Teacher Candidates' Through a Rural-Urban Exchange Program. 

Williams, Nakeshia  Lewis, Chance  Bryant, Dante  Bryant, Amber   Robinson, Derrick  At risk children and teacher preparation.  In F.D. Beachum and F.E. Obiakor ,  Improving educational outcomes of vulnerable children: Starting from the bottom   Plural Publishing.

Williams, Nakeshia  The Role and Relevance of HBCUs in Recruiting, Preparing, and Retaining Black Female Teacher Educators.  In Abiola Farinde-Wu, Ayanna Allen, Chance W. Lewis,  Black Female Teachers: Diversifying the United States' Teacher Workforce   Sage Publications.