Mariana is a research specialist at IWERC who currently leads the assessment portfolio and research about effective schools, and collaborates across an array related to research in teachers, and schooling. Her expertise combines measurement and research to understand the underlying issues of assessment use, implementation and outcomes. Mariana enjoys working directly with the community to help answer questions they have about education and collaborates across several projects related to community engagement.
Mariana’s training is as a methodologist with a doctoral degree from UCLA in Social Research Methods. She has a Master’s degree in Education from Stanford University and Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Applied Economics from ITAM University in Mexico City.
For more information, please visit www.marianabarragantorres.com
You can read more about IWERC Projects Mariana is involved in here: