Marcus Stallworth, LMSW is a national Training and Development Specialist for the Child Welfare League of America. He is also co-owner of Welcome 2 Reality, LLC which focuses on providing media literacy and education for students and parents regarding social media and technology. Stallworth and his team are credited for getting Public Act 17-67 passed into law Connecticut, mandating steps be taken to provide social Media Literacy education be taught in all public schools. He is also a member of the Connecticut Media Literacy Advisory Council. He currently teaches a self- created elective entitled: Social Media: The Good, Bad, and the Ugly at the University of Bridgeport. He has taught courses at Post University, the University of Connecticut, and is currently teaching in the Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College in Manhattan. Marcus serves on the Board of Directors of the National Foster Parent Association, and plays a leadership role in Connecticut’s Fatherhood Engagement Leadership Team (F.E.L.T).
Read more about Marcus’s involvement with Public Act 17-67 on our blog.