Tom Luschei

Tom Luschei
Tom Luschei
Professor of Education,
Claremont Graduate University

Tom Luschei is professor in the School of Educational Studies at Claremont Graduate University. His research primarily focuses on the impact and availability of educational resources among marginalized children and youth, but also includes international and comparative education; the economics of education; teacher quality and teacher policy; education policy across the Americas; and bilingual education policy and practice. He is the author (with Amita Chudgar) of Teacher Distribution in Developing Countries: Teachers of Marginalized Students in India, Mexico, and Tanzania. He is an associate editor of the International Journal of Educational Development and serves on the editorial boards of Educational Researcher, Interaction Design and Architecture, Forum for International Research in Education, Journal of Teacher Education, Panorama, and Prospects. Luschei received his PhD in international comparative education from Stanford University.

updated 2017


Publications by Tom Luschei
Lessons from Colombia
Despite California’s great wealth, child poverty places a drag on the state’s educational performance. Disadvantaged children—including English learners, foster children, and the poor—do not receive the educational attention and services that they…