Sarah joined IREX in 2014 in the Education Division for the Teachers for Global Classrooms Program.
Sarah has 6 years of experience as a public school teacher in New York City and Fairfax County, Virginia. Most recently she taught theater arts and collaboratively founded Metropolitan Expeditionary Learning School, a public secondary school serving a diverse student body in Queens, NYC. She developed and delivered interdisciplinary curriculum while directing a successful after school theater program. Prior to MELS, she managed global education programming for PK-College students, teachers and communities at an International NGO, Mercy Corps. Additionally she consulted on global education curriculum for the United States Institute of Peace and led student and teacher workshops with the International Theater and Literacy Project in Tanzania.
She holds an MA in International Education Development from Teachers College, Columbia University and a BA in Theater Arts from George Mason University.