Dr. Mina Bhagdev currently teaches high school chemistry and psychology at Hamilton High School. She just completed her 27th year of teaching, 21 of which have been at CUSD. Mina has a Bachelor’s in Chemistry, two MEds. in Curriculum Instruction as well as Educational Leadership. and a Ph.D. in Industrial-Organizational Psychology. She is passionate about finding ways to close the academic opportunity gaps experienced by minority students. She is focused on equity work at the school, district, and local community levels. When she is not teaching high school, Mina’s work involves facilitating and leading workshops.