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Over the years, Cortland has spoken and led workshops in front of groups of all sizes across the country. He's also appeared on numerous television stations and digital programs including Let's Talk Live DC, Fox 5 DC, Wake Up Washington, and Great Day Washington.

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UPCOMING ENGAGEMENTS

Young Dreamers League Virtual Summit

Hosted by  Linnita Hosten

February 23-26, 2021

Out of the Darkness Book Read & Author Interview

The Joy Nook Book Club

Hosted by Allenia Renee

Spring 2021

I See Color Now What? Part 2

Race Equity & Education: A Conversation with Educators

Hosted by Carol Campbell Fullard

February 2021

THRIVE Initiative

Character Education 10-Week Workshop for 10th Graders
Friendly High School
February - May 2021

PREVIOUS SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS INCLUDE:
5th Annual Men Hurt Too Panel

Hosted by Queen Afi Gaston

 June 2017

IT TAKES A VILLAGE : Parent Panel

Hosted by Sherri M. Cook

July  2017

Alumni Powerhouse Network Conference 

University of John Hopkins campus

June 2018 Baltimore, Maryland

 

Confratute Conference 

University of Connecticut campus

July 8th/9th 2019

 

Black Educators Rock, Inc.

July 18th-21st 2019 Charlotte, North Carolina

July 12th-15th 2018 Jacksonville, Florida

 

MSEA Convention 

October 18th-20th Ocean City, Maryland

North Forestville Elementary

August 2018

Master of Ceremonies for The Home of New Beginnings

Nonprofit Launch Party
September 2018

The Grind  Network Podcast: Write the Book Now!

Hosted by Dr. Sharon H. Porter
October 2018

Reminisce: The Empowered Podcast

Hosted by Rian Reed
October 2018 | Topic: Teacher Self-care

 

Handsomely Hardened: Healing the Broken Church Hosted by Simene Walden
February 2019


 

The I Am Dr. Sharon Show!

Hosted by Dr. Sharon H. Porter
August 2018, June 2019

 

The Book Talk Show 

Hosted by Dr. Sharon H. Porter
September  2019

KIDSNEED2 Facebook Live 

Hosted by Alexis Dobbins

March 2020

The Author’s Corner Podcast                          Hosted by Kimberly McLemore                               July 2020


Friendly High School

August 2020

 

Greenbelt Middle School

August 2020

Authors Chat with Allison
Hosted by Rev. Allison Daniels
September 2020

I See Color Now What?
Race Equity & Education: A Conversation with Educators
hosted by Carol Campbell Fullard
September 2020

My Journey of Impact
The Nonprofit Hour
hosted by Jaemellah Kemp
September 2020

WORKSHOPS FACILITATED:

National Family Resiliency Center 

Since 2003

 

Cooperative Discipline Workshop Facilitator for Prince George’s County Public Schools

1997-2011

 

Howard County Arts Council 

Since Summer 2019

Christ Child Society, Inc. Girls on the Rise Empowerment Summer Program

Since Summer 2018

 

T.H.R.I.V.E. Youth Empowerment Workshop

Since Summer 2019

Howard County Center for African American Culture                                
The Harlem Renaissance 5-day Virtual Workshop for Youth            
July 2020

 

THRIVE Initiative
Character Education 10-Week Workshop for 9th Graders
Friendly High School
September-December 2020

 

The Power of Belief
MSEA Virtual Conference
October 2020

PUBLICATION:

Article published with MOCHAKID MAGAZINE, ‘A Child Shall Lead Them’

September 2016

GUEST BLOG POSTS

ALIVE WITH HOPE
www.discerning-dad.com
July 2020

BEING FREE TO FEEL IN ORDER TO HEAL
www.unfolddurban.co.za
October 2020