Education

 

  • Ed.D. Doctor of Education - Higher Education Leadership - Nova Southeastern University, FL, USA

  • Ed.S. Education Specialist - Nova Southeastern University, FL, USA 

  • M.A. Applied Sociology -  University of Central Florida, FL, USA

  • B.A. Sociology- Political Science - University of Central Florida, FL, USA 

  • A.A. Sociology - Miami Dade College, FL, USA   

 

Certifications & Lifelong Learning 

 

  • Inclusive Leadership: The Power of Workplace Diversity

  • Education Leadership Administration 

  • Social Sciences Teaching Certification

  • Mindfulness Meditation

  • Neuroplasticity - Mindset Coach 

 

Awards and Honors 

 

  • Distinguished Professor - Keiser 2020

  • Best Presentation Paper Award, ICCE, Dublin, Ireland, 2019

  • Teacher of the year - NDHS, 2009

  • Excellence in Education, The David & Annette Jorgensen Award, 2009

  • Outstanding Civic Service Award, Law -Related Education, 2008

 

​​​Book Chapter

  • Margarit, V. (2021). Transformative Teaching and Heutagogy. In S. Hase & Blaschke (Eds.), Unleashing the Power of Learner Agency. EdTech Books.

       https://edtechbooks.org/up/transform

 

Peer-reviewed 

 

Webinars