This year’s conference includes a special focus on Racial Justice, Diversity, and Inclusion Programming. Workshops that will address this overarching theme include [RJ] after the session title.
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Julie Sugarman

Migration Policy Institute
Presenter / Sponsor / USED
Washington, DC
Julie Sugarman is senior policy analyst for preK-12 education at the Migration Policy Institute’s National Center on Immigrant Integration Policy, where she focuses on issues related to immigrant and English learner students in elementary and secondary schools. Her areas of focus include state- and district-level policies that support effective programs for newcomer students and helping stakeholders understand key education policy issues. Previously, Dr. Sugarman was a senior research associate at the Center for Applied Linguistics where she specialized in the evaluation of educational programs for language learners and in dual language/two-way immersion program design and development. She earned her Ph.D. in second language education and culture from the University of Maryland, College Park.