Rachel W Boggs
Rachel Boggs is a doctoral student in the Education Policy and Planning (EPP) program at the University of Texas at Austin. She earned a B.A. in Political Science and M. Ed. from the University of Notre Dame.
She was fortunate to have had the opportunity to grow the minds and hearts of hundreds of students, families, and teachers across her five-year teaching career. Experiences in inner-city Catholic and charter schools informed her perspective on the challenges communities face when addressing educational inequality and increasing student achievement. Rachel is passionate about making sure all students, regardless of their economic background, receive a quality education. Her research interests include teacher turnover, teacher retention, and school choice policy.