T Jameson Brewer

T Jameson Brewer is a Ph.D. candidate in Educational Policy, Organization and Leadership at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He earned a M.S. in Social Foundations of Education from Georgia State University and a B.S.Ed. in Secondary Education from Valdosta State University. He previously worked as a high school history teacher in Atlanta Public Schools and was a Fellow at the Edward E. Ford Foundation. His research focuses on the impact of marketization and privatization on public education and educator preparation by way of school vouchers, charter schools, and Teach For America. He is the 2015-2016 Richard E. and Ann M. O’Leary Fellow where he serves as the Associate Director at the Forum on the Future of Public Education.