Sylvia Kwon

Sylvia Kwon
Senior Consultant,
Public Profit

Sylvia Kwon is a senior consultant at Public Profit.  Kwon was previously a senior research associate for WestEd’s Comprehensive School Assistance Program (CSAP). Sylvia was part of CSAP’s impact assessment team, providing evaluation and research support on state, school, and district improvement projects. Her areas of expertise include qualitative research methods and analysis, data visualization, and family/school engagement. Prior to joining WestEd, Kwon worked as a research analyst and evaluation specialist at the University of California, Davis, and UC Davis Health. She also served as a training and assessment coordinator for a nonprofit organization in the Bay Area. Kwon received her PhD in educational foundations and policy from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

updated 2023

Publications by Sylvia Kwon
Calls for “continuous improvement” in California’s K-12 education system are central to current discussions about school improvement in the state. Yet, definitions of continuous improvement vary, and knowledge of what continuous improvement looks…