D’Aisha Smith

Special guest

D’Aisha Smith (she/her) is a passionate advocate for social justice and equitable education. With nine years of experience in elementary and middle school education, D’Aisha has dedicated her career to empowering students to become critical thinkers and compassionate citizens. As a fifth-grade Social Studies teacher, she believes in the power of education to create positive change in society. In addition to their role in the classroom, D’Aisha serves as a Learning For Justice Facilitator Fellow, leading the Elementary Teaching Hard History: American Slavery cohort for the past two years. Through this work, she has helped educators navigate challenging conversations about America's history of slavery, promoting empathy, understanding, and action among students and teachers alike.

D’Aisha Smith has been a guest on 1 episode.