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Christina "V" Villarreal

Lecturer on Education

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Degree:  Ed.M., Harvard University, (2005)
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Office:  Longfellow 305
Faculty Assistant:  Susan Kandel


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 California, Berkeley; an Ed.M. from the Harvard Graduate School of Education; an M.A. in ethnic studies from San Francisco State University. Currently, she is pursuing a Ph.D. in social studies education at Teachers College, 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 focuses on exploring racial literacies and humanizing pedagogies in secondary social studies education.

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