This is Akshata’s first year on the BDEA Humanities team, where she teaches Literature courses. Prior to joining BDEA, Akshata completed her teaching practicum with the Sheltered English Immersion team at Charlestown High School. Before working in instruction, Akshata’s background was in education policy with the School-Community Partnerships Office and Data and Accountability Office at Boston Public Schools, as well as with the Board of Trustees at Boston Arts Academy. In 2014, she received a Fulbright-Nehru research grant to study how social organizations in India better monitored impact data. She also served as a director of case management at an emergency homeless shelter in Cambridge, MA, where she grew up. Akshata received her B.A. from Harvard College in History and Literature and her M.Ed from University of Massachusetts Boston with the Teach Next Year program. She is licensed in English as a Second Language as well as in English Language Arts.
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