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Men To Know In 2024 | Dr. Marcus Jackson

By Dr. Sharon H. Porter | Friday, January 5, 2024 | 6:00 AM ET

In the intricate tapestry of our evolving world, remarkable men emerge as the architects of our collective destiny, tirelessly shaping the contours of the future. These visionaries, with their indefatigable spirit and pioneering minds, navigate the complex landscape of innovation, leadership, and societal change.

From groundbreaking entrepreneurs forging new paths in technology to impassioned activists advocating for justice and equality, these men stand at the forefront of progress. Their stories, like constellations in the night sky, inspire and guide us, illustrating the transformative power of ambition, resilience, and a relentless pursuit of positive change.

Join Vision & Purpose LifeStyle Magazine as we present these trailblazers and embark on a journey to understand the dynamic forces propelling our world forward and the profound impact these men wield in shaping the destiny of generations to come.

Meet Dr. Marcus Jackson

Dr. Marcus Jackson is an internationally recognized educator, professional author, and expert in curriculum, instruction, and school administration. His 20-year career is distinguished by increased student achievement and school improvement while serving as a principal at all levels, Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Chief of Secondary Schools, Chief Academic Officer, and Chief of Student Services. He has served as an Adjunct Professor at Clark Atlanta University and has written several articles for various publications on leadership and school improvement.

He has been the recipient of several awards including Teacher of the Year, Early Leaders InEducation Award, Principal of the Year, Community Servant Award, and recently the recipient of the 2021 Dr. Martin Luther King Drum Major for Justice Excellence in Education Award.

He’s the author of several books: 10 Daily Essentials for Principals, 10 Daily Essentials for

Assistant Principals, Social-Emotional Support for Educational Leaders, Social-Emotional

Support for Teachers, and two children's books;  Because My Teacher Said I Can, and School and Life Living In The Middle. 

He believes in the power of collaboration, continuous learning, hard work, celebrating progress, and supporting principals and teachers to ensure that each child receives a world-class education.



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