Courtney Humm earned a B.A. in Social Studies Education from St. Olaf College and an M.Ed. in Learning and Teaching from Harvard Graduate School of Education. Humm is a licensed to teach social studies and has experience teaching world history, U.S. history, civics, and sociology in Mussoorie, India and St. Paul. Courtney has taught Social Studies Perspectives and will be teaching Counseling and Communication in the Schools, Teaching and Learning (first-year writing course), Schools and Urban Communities, and Foundations of U.S. Education and Principles of Education. Her areas of interest include education equity, culturally responsive-sustaining pedagogy, the creation of community in the classroom and civic education.