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Alexandra Figueras-Daniel

Alexandra Figueras-Daniel

Assistant Research Professor P: (848) 932-4350 x23143 F: (732) 932-4360

Dr. Figueras-Daniel is an Assistant Research Professor at the National Institute for Early Education. Her research interests include classroom practices and professional development, dual language learners and classroom practices that support dual language acquisition, and measurement of quality in multicultural contexts. She has contributed extensively to NIEER’s research on DLLs and classroom quality.

Previously, she worked as a pre-kindergarten teacher and as a teacher in a dual language, early childhood education center in Elizabeth, New Jersey. She holds a B.A. in American Studies from Rutgers University and an M.A. in Early Childhood Education from The Steinhardt School of Education at New York University.