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My research experience is centered in work with young people, non-profit organizations, and educational institutions. Using mostly qualitative methods, but also relying on quantitative metrics in order to measure particular information that enriches qualitative knowledge, I have significant experience designing and carrying out research to better understand the lives of young people.
I am a bilingual researcher (English/Spanish) with a deep understanding of education and in particular, how young people learn with, about, and through digital networks. I am curious about how these spaces can inform teaching and learning in informal educational spaces, like summer camps, after-school programs, and community initiatives as well as the classroom.
Some of the research projects I have been involved in include:
The following are a sampling of conference presentations: a more detailed list of presentations is available on my CV.