Delia E. Racines, Ph.D., has over sixteen years of experience teaching, coaching, consulting, and serving as an assistant principal and principal with K-12 and university level educators in Washington D.C. and Los Angeles. Racines helps educators apply research-based instructional strategies to make meaning of data and narrow achievement gaps. Racines transitions department chairs to Instructional Coaches through tailored modules and was awarded the prestigious Shirley Hord Award with Learning Forward. Nominated as ACSA’s 2018 Co-Administrator of the Year, Racines continues to serve as a Principal and teaches in the MAT-TESOL Program with USC’s Rossier School of Education. Racines also has her own consulting firm where she coaches coaches around the country.