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Catherine Ahsell

Adjunct Faculty

Dr. Katie Ahsell began teaching students with significant emotional needs in Chicago Public Schools. She has since worked as a special educator and administrator in Champaign Schools and as a Director of Growth and Equity in Elk Grove Village Schools. She holds an EdD in Educational Administration and Foundations from Illinois State University. Katie enjoys time with her family and action research in culturally responsive education, social-emotional learning, and educational leadership practices.