Dwight Hall at Yale

Center for Public Service and Social Justice

Claudia Merson

Claudia MersonEducation: Masters in education at Harvard
 
Bio: Young in spirit but old in every other body part, Claudia lived many places and did many things before coming to Yale as the Director of Public School Partnerships. She began her career as an educator in NYC, pit stopped in Boston to earn her Masters in Education at Harvard (often referred to as “the other place” ) and then promptly left the country for 21 years to live and work in Bangladesh and Switzerland.
She has a deep love of young people, a wicked sense of humor and a life-long interest in quality education for all. She is involved in a number of organizations in New Haven including Common Ground, the New Haven Free Public Library and Ulysses S. Grant Foundation.
 
Contact Me About: Educational partnerships in New Haven, Public School Internship Program, Education Network Member Groups