Degree: Ed.M., Harvard University, (2005)
Faculty Assistant: Judith Wasserman
Christina Villarreal spent nearly a decade teaching and learning in California where she taught 7th- and 8th-grade social studies. She holds a B.A. in ethnic studies from University of CaliforniaBerkeley, an Ed.M. from the Harvard Graduate School of Education, an M.A. in ehnic studies from San Francisco State University, and is presently pursuing her Ph.D. in social studies education at Teachers College at Columbia University, where she teaches courses on diversity and social studies curriculum and supervises M.A. candidates for initial secondary certification. Villarreal is a research fellow at the Institute for Urban and Minority Education and presently serves on the advisory board on Teacher Education at Teachers College. Her research currently focuses on exploring racial literacies and humanizing pedagogies in secondary social studies education.
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