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Oglesby-Pitts on Talk Show

pittsDr. Myron Oglesby-Pitts will be featured on Steve Harvey’s talk show in an episode scheduled to air on Nov. 25. During the taping that took place in Chicago in September, Oglesby-Pitts discussed her book, To Teach Like Mary: Getting It Right at First, and educational issues with Harvey, an actor, television and radio personality.  The show airs at noon on WZTV and 4 p.m. on WNAB.

“It is an emotional story with a surprise ending,” she said. “If teachers have ever questioned their work, then they won’t question it when they see this episode.”

Oglesby-Pitts teaches classes in Diverse Learners, Educational Psychology and Foundations of Education at Belmont University. For more than 25 years, she served Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools a teacher, assistant principal and as principal as well as opened the first public Montessori School.