Grace McCarty is an Evolutionary Learning Associate at CPRL. As a former CPRL student, Grace has supported domestic and international nonprofits to drive continuous improvement in areas such as teacher retention and curriculum quality. Prior to joining CPRL, Grace wrote conceptual mathematics curricula for a network of 40+ schools, and coached novice teachers on pedagogical practice. She began her career as a special education teacher in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. Grace earned her JD from New York University School of Law, and holds an MS in Childhood Education/Special Education from Touro College as well as a BA from Columbia University.