Adria Patthoff

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UC Santa Cruz

Adria Patthoff, PhD Student at UC Santa Cruz, is a Graduate Student Researcher with CTERIN. She has worked in a variety of educational settings across the United States over the past fifteen years. Adria was a special education teacher in New York City public schools, a preschool educator in South San Jose, and most recently taught Kindergarten in a Dual-Language Chinese School. She continues to mentor, develop curriculum, and lead early literacy parent workshops. Her research interests reside at the intersection of pre-service teacher education, oral formative assessment strategies, early childhood education, multilingual education, and special education.