Virginia Rhodes

Virginia Rhodes

Renegade Learning
1549 Wittlou Ave.
Cincinnati , OH 45224
Mobile: 513-207-2566
Office: 513-207-2566


35+ years in school administrative, policy, research & teaching. Currently Dr. Rhodes serves as expert witness in legal cases involving liability/student injury, duty of care, professional practices, discipline, diversity, discrimination, labor relations, personnel and supervisory issues, under-served student populations, and equity issues. Rhodes is interested in both defense and plaintiff cases. Her research and writings are around student mobility, achievement, social-emotional learning, school culture, de facto learning theory, and poverty-related trauma effects in students and schools.
As chief consultant for Renegade Learning LLC, Rhodes consults on school turnaround strategies, teacher & administrative training, strategic planning, functional school audits, STEM school start-ups, school culture issues, student mobility, and innovative teacher hiring. Dr. Rhodes travels throughout the U.S. and internationally on school matters and works well in translation settings.

Areas of Expertise

  • Child Abuse
  • Child Custody
  • Child Sexual Abuse
  • Education & Schools
  • Family Law
  • Playground Safety
  • School Safety
  • School Security


Available Upon Request