The Curry Alumni Magazine recently launched a their fall 2013 issue, and it featured three pre-doctoral fellows from the Virginia Education Science Training (VEST). These fellows participated in the Teach For America (TFA) program before enrolling at the Curry School of Education, and discussed their experience after teaching in at-risk schools.
Rebecca Beeson, a first year graduate student at EdPolicyWorks, is working on her Ph.D in Education Policy and dual enrolled at the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy. Veronica Katz is also a graduate student at EdPolicyWorks and working in Education Policy.
Micela Leis, a graduate student in Applied Developmental Science Ph.D program, is involved at the Center for Advanced Study of Teaching and Learning (CASTL) and the U.Va Social Development Lab.