George Lucas Educational Foundation

Jihad F. Saleh

Currently working in Washington, D.C., as an Education Policy Adviser to a New York Member of Congress for the past three years. Have four years experience as an urban high school teacher. Earned graduate degrees in Educational Research and Public Affairs. An inductee to Kappa Delta Pi (KDP). Hometown is Los Angeles, CA.

Areas of Interest: 
Urban Education,
Minority & Low Income Students,
Achievement Gaps,
Social Impact on Schooling,
Critical Pedagogy