Nick Juravich

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Nick Juravich is a PhD Candidate in US History at Columbia University. His dissertation, provisionally titled "An Education in Democracy: Paraprofessionals in Schools, Communities, and the Labor Movement, 1965-1980," analyzes the creation and development of programs that brought thousands of working-class mothers into public schools as paraprofessionals in the 1960s and 1970s. Nick is a 2014-2015 National Academy of Education/Spencer Dissertation Fellow, and serves as Scholar in Residence at Metropolitan College of New York.