Doctoral Student, Urban Education Policy
Sarah Gearhart is a Ph.D. student at Temple University, where she studies Urban Education. Prior to beginning her studies at Temple, she earned a M.S. degree and teacher certification from Drexel University. She taught students in grades 7-12 in Philadelphia public schools for six years prior to becoming a full-time graduate student. Her research interests are centered around school choice policy and student outcomes. She enjoys volunteering at various organizations around the city and vegetable gardening.