Lisa Edstrom

Senior Lecturer

Lisa Edstrom joined the faculty at Barnard in 2006-2007 as a supervisor for student teachers in the Education Program. In 2008, she became the program's Certification Officer, guiding students through the NYS teacher certification process. Her teaching specialties include elementary education, urban education, and mathematics education. Her research focuses on public school parent activism and teacher education. 

Academic Focus: 

Early Childhood and Childhood Education

Urban Education

Mathematics Education, K-8


EDUC BC 3025 Inclusive Approaches to K-12 Literacy: Theory and Practice

EDUC BC3052 Math and the City

EDUC BC3053 Multicultural Elementary Education

EDUC BC3063 Student Teaching in Urban Schools

EDUC BC3061 Performance Assessment of Teaching


301 Milbank Hall

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A.B. Harvard & Radcliffe Colleges

M.S. Ed. Bank Street College of Education

M.Ed. Bank Street College of Education

Ed.D. Teachers College, Columbia University