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Internationally recognized expert in education with extensive experience in physical education and research, Dr. Ellie Abdi is a former gymnast, dancer, and coach who has worked in various academic roles from Pk to doctoral studies. With the district's partnership Professor Abdi is a clinical faculty at the Center of Pedagogy in Montclair State University. An Associé de recherche and Professeur associé at Université de Reims in France, a Content Expert for University of Grand Canyon, School of Doctoral Studies in Arizona and an advisor for the Athletic Department at The American University of Paris, France are among her other academic endeavors. Furthermore, Dr. Abdi was the Vice President of physical education for New Jersey Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (NJAHPERD, 2016-2018) and an elected chair of Diversity for SHAPE-America (Society of Health And Physical Education) who advocates on behalf of teachers and students before the Congress in Washington, DC. In 2019 she was selected by NJ Department of Education to join a team to review and revise the curriculum standards for the state of New Jersey. She is also a Vice President for Jerome Lohez 9/11 Scholarship Foundation in NY City and director of a scholarship program in her hometown, Little Falls, NJ. Dr. Abdi is an Editorial Board Member for 4 peer-reviewed journals in Turkey, India, Bulgaria, USA and a scientific mentor/editor for a Swiss journal in addition to Elsevier International and livre de Lyon publication in France. She not merely has been invited to many editorial, scientific committees and conferences just as so her research, interviews, and articles have been published globally and domestically. An author and presenter of many papers, keynotes and workshops domestically & internationally who holds a Masters of Education in Philosophy for Children from Montclair State University in NJ and an Education Doctoral in Educational Leadership from Northcentral University in San Diego, California. An author of 3 books on education, several chapters on bio mechanics in different books, Dr. Abdi has written more than 30 published research papers.