ELA Instructional Coach & Inquiry Specialist
Joanna Dolgin is an ELA Instructional Coach with CSSR. She has been designing and implementing inquiry based, college preparatory English courses at East Side Community High School, a Title I school on Manhattan’s Lower East Side, for 8 years. East Side is one of a coalition of 28 successful small schools that are part of the New York Performance Standards Consortium. These schools are committed to academic excellence and high performance standards, creating schools the public can trust. Joanna is the co-author of Authentic Assessments for the English Classroom (NCTE, 2010). She graduated with a B.A. in English from Yale University and a Masters in Liberal Studies from the City University of New York’s Graduate Center.