Sarah Turchin is Director of Legal Strategy and Policy at CPRL. Sarah joined CPRL after 10 years at the New York City Department of Education, where she supported 3-K and Pre-K for All expansion and portfolio strategy and worked closely with district leadership and community stakeholders to design and implement strategic plans to ensure access to high-quality education for students from early childhood through high school. Prior to the NYCDOE, Sarah worked in research and data analysis as an Education Pioneers fellow at TNTP and Mathematica Policy Research. She has also worked with students as a tutor, teaching assistant, and in after-school programs. Sarah has an MS in social work with a focus on social enterprise administration from Columbia University, and an undergraduate degree from Connecticut College.