WIDA Quantitative Researcher
Anna Rhoad-Drogalis is an Associate Researcher in the Research, Policy, and Evaluation Department at WIDA. Anna’s work has been focused on improving educational opportunities for students through quantitative education research that can be applied to inform policy and support evidence-based decision making. Anna’s current research interests include early childhood development, family engagement, social-emotional learning, and quantitative research methods.
Anna has a Ph.D. in Education with a specialization in quantitative methods from the University of Pennsylvania. She also completed a postdoctoral research position at the Crane Center for Early Childhood Research and Policy at the Ohio State University.