Priti Sanghani

Analyst, Education First

San Francisco, California

Priti Sanghani holds a master’s in education policy and management from Harvard University, and is a former secondary science teacher and instructional coach.

She cares deeply about seeing education systems flourish, particularly those that serve low-income students and students of color. She holds the deep belief that a quality education honors the dignity and value of every child.

Priti’s expertise is in strengthening philanthropy and grantmaking, advancing instructional practice in schools and classrooms and supporting school districts and policy organizations to strengthen strategic planning.

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Posted Jan. 20, 2016

How Partnerships Between School Districts and Teacher Preparation Programs Are Transforming the Teacher Pipeline

I realized how lucky I was on my first day as a classroom teacher. Walking into I.S. 162, a large…

By Priti Sanghani

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Posted Nov. 30, 2020

Without Data, We Can’t Fight for Our Students’ Futures

Sometimes, data can seem pesky. Just ask the folks who continue to suggest that coronavirus spikes are merely the result of increased testing. “You know…

By Garris Landon Stroud

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Posted Nov. 30, 2020

It’s Not a Discipline Problem, You’re Just Not Engaging Your Students

Here’s a dirty little secret about teachers that few people care to admit: Many teachers with poor classroom management aren’t strong instructional. I would never assume…

By Rann Miller

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Posted Dec. 1, 2020

Why I Gave My Son Permission to Drop Out of High School

We see a child in a maple treeWe’re watching him climb,You and I.You say, “Come down,You’ll hurt yourself!”I say, “Go upYou’re touching the sky!” –…

By Alina Adams

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