Concentration: Human Development and Public Policy
Mentor: Anna Johnson
Sophie Rodosky a first year Human Development and Public Policy PhD student under the mentorship of Dr. Anna Johnson in the Child Development and Social Policy Lab. Sophie is broadly interested in harnessing child development research to make early childhood education programs more inclusive and effective for children of all backgrounds and abilities. Prior to coming to Georgetown, Sophie taught K-6 Special Education in Chicago public charter schools primarily serving students of color from low-income communities. This experience deeply informs her research interests and commitment to promoting educational equity through evidence-based policy. Sophie received her M.A. in Special Education from the Relay Graduate School of Education and her B.S. in Education & Social Policy (with a concentration in Human Development and Psychological Services) from Northwestern University.