Kinnery Shah

Educational Consultant

Kinnery Shah is an Educational Consultant for Teaching Matters with an expertise in literacy, data-driven instruction, and culturally sustaining pedagogy. She is passionate about supporting teachers and teams in creating learning experiences that harness students’ innate curiosity and center literacy classrooms around models of creativity, investigation, dialogue, and revolutionary thinking. Kinnery has worked in New York City schools for over a decade with experience teaching and coaching literacy, developing curriculum grounded in social justice, and supporting school teams in assessing and shifting practices to provide high-quality, equitable educational experiences for all students. Kinnery holds a BA in International Development Studies, Education, and Public Policy from UCLA and a MA from Relay Graduate School of Education.