Tiffany Mitchell Patterson

Tiffany Mitchell Patterson

Tiffany Mitchell Patterson, PhD, is an assistant professor of secondary social studies at West Virginia University in the Department of Curriculum & Instruction/Literacy Studies. Prior to WVU, she taught middle school social studies for 10 years in Washington, D.C., and Arlington, Virginia. Mitchell Patterson earned her doctorate in multilingual/multicultural education and education policy from George Mason University. Her research interests include racial and social justice in education, education activism, critical civic education, teaching Black and underrepresented histories in social studies. Advocacy, activism, intersectionality, and anti-racist/bias education lie at the core of her research and teacher practice. Education is her revolution.