Carrie Usui Johnson

US – Los Angeles, CA

Phone: 310-363-0644


Training Associate:
Adaptive Schools Seminars

Carrie is a Training Associate for the Center for Adaptive Schools and Director of Professional Development and Partnerships at UCLA Center X. She has spent over ten years working in urban schools in Los Angeles as a teacher, curriculum specialist, instructional coach, and professional developer. Currently, Carrie supports instructional coaches, teacher leaders, school leadership teams, and mentor teachers through presenting and facilitating professional development and Cognitive Coaching.


“Growing and Supporting Teacher Leadership”” UCLA Center XChange, Guest Editor, Spring 2012
“What is the Work of a Literacy Coach?” California English, California Teachers of English, November 2008
“Literacy Coaches Explore Their Work Through Vignettes,” National Writing Project Urban Sites National Programs in Action, NWP website, June 2008