The People of CRESST
CRESST conducts research that improves assessment, evaluation, technology, and learning.
Dr. Patricia Carroll is Research Scientist at CRESST and a content specialist in English language acquisition, language development, and special education. She also specializes in program evaluation, including teacher education programs and dual language education settings. She has extensive experience as a K-20 educator and technical assistance provider, including teaching assignments in the United States, Hungary, and Russia. Dr. Carroll received her MA in Education and PhD in Education/Special Education from UCLA. She received her MA in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages and her secondary teaching credential from California State University, Los Angeles.