Sylvia Kwon

Sylvia Kwon
Sylvia Kwon
Research Associate,
WestEd

Sylvia Kwon is a research associate for WestEd’s Comprehensive School Assistance Program (CSAP). She is 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 in 2017, Sylvia 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 non-profit organization in the Bay Area. Dr. Kwon holds a Ph.D. in educational foundations and policy from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

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…