Eileen Blanco Dougherty
Eileen Blanco Dougherty is currently a special education kindergarten teacher within the New York City public school system. Her current position allows her to work with both children who do and do not have identified special needs, as well as with their families, within the classroom setting. Her practice focuses on the development of authentic inclusion of all children in early childhood education, as well as multiculturalism and collaboration with families.
Doughetry is a former recipient of the NCTE Early Career Educator of Color Leadership Award and is currently the chair of the NCTE Early Childhood Education Assembly’s Affirmative Action Committee.
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