Ashley has worked with language development and acquisition for 20 years, as a teacher, trainer, and researcher. She currently works as a Dual Language Coordinator in Chicago Public Schools on city’s south side. At Erikson, Ashley teaches two courses on language development and assessment of multilingual learners.
As an educator and parent, Ashley is driven to celebrate the strenghts of every child, and to promote respect for culturally and linguistically diverse students and their learning processes. Working with Erikson students is one way she deepens those beliefs and shares them with others.