Sharon M. Ravitch

Professor of Practice
Policy, Organizations, Leadership, and Systems Division

Fulbright Fellow, 2022–2023


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  • Ph.D. (Education, Culture, and Society) University of Pennsylvania, 2000
  • Ed.M. (Human Development and Psychology) Harvard University, 1995
  • Ed.M. (Risk and Prevention) Harvard University, 1994
  • B.A. (Religion and Women’s Studies) Temple University, 1993
Areas of Expertise
  • Qualitative Research
  • Inquiry Stance and Practitioner Research
  • School- and Community-based Research
  • Rapid-cycle Leader Inquiry
  • Teacher and Counselor Education and Professional Development
  • Racial Literacy and Brave Space Pedagogy
  • Anti-racist Professional and Organizational Development
  • Communities of Practice and Applied Research Teams
  • Conceptual Frameworks and Theories of Action
  • Participatory Action Research (and YPAR)
  • Humanizing Pedagogies and Methodologies
  • Case Studies as Development Strategy

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