India White



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BS '07; M.Ed '13; EDD '20 |  Tampa, FL

National Education Consultant; Co-Author
Big Ideas Learning
INDUSTRY: Education



Dr. India White is a motivational speaker, author, and National Educational Consultant. Audiences learn from her hardships and triumphs in life. As a former homeless student, she kicked out of the house on Christmas Eve at the age of 16. India is a 3-time graduate from the University of Florida majoring in math and Ed. Leadership, then obtaining her doctorate as a McKnight fellow in Educational Leadership and Administration. She was named Teacher of the Year in two counties while publishing 37 books, being an Assistant Principal, and business owner in Florida. She also held prestigious membership as a member of the Golden Key International Honor Society.

As an entrepreneur, she aspires to impact business leaders as a transformational leader. India has been awarded with the title of “Most Successful in Business” by the 100 Successful Women in Business, and Woman of the Year by the National Association of Professional Women.

India has shared her talents with educational leaders when discussing equity, diversity, and inclusion. She has held positions as a math teacher, math coach, administrator, and a National Ed Consultant for Big Ideas Learning. India’s mission is to find out how to use equitable practices in math classrooms to bridge the achievement gap. Some of the platforms Dr. White has presented for include the National Council for Teachers in Mathematics (NCTM), National Alliance of Black School Educators, and the Florida Council of Teachers in Mathematics.