Policy Studies Associates

PSA Staff

Alisha Butler

 

Senior Research Associate

PSA Start Year:

2009

Areas of Expertise:

Alisha Butler is an experienced quantitative and qualitative researcher with knowledge of education policy, family and community engagement, and student learning in formal and informal contexts. She uses quasi-experimental methods to analyze student-level outcomes. She constructs datasets that combine multiple data sources and briefs clients on evaluation findings and implications for program planning and improvement.

Education:

B.A. Yale University, Political Science
M.A. University of Maryland, Educational Policy and Leadership
University of Maryland, Educational Policy (Ph.D. in progress)