Sharon M. Ravitch

Professor of Practice
Teaching, Learning, and Leadership Division

Principal Investigator, Semillas Digitales Initiative

Co-Founder, Penn's Inter-American Educational Leadership Network


(215) 898-5003
  • 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
  • Practitioner research
  • Participatory action research
  • Post-colonial development research
  • Institutional ethnography
  • Sustainable leader & organization change
  • Emergent design professional development
  • Case studies as development strategy

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