Rodney has spent his entire career in Richmond Public Schools advocating for the most vulnerable populations of students. He was named 2019 HBCU Alumnus of the Year. The Root Magazine ranked him #8 of top 100 influential African Americans of 2019.
2019 National Teacher of the Year Rodney Robinson's address to the nation.
Rodney highlights the history of black education in America and the importance of teachers of color with stories of his personal journey. He also describes what being named National Teacher of the Year means to him and his students.