Tim Fredrick, PhD
Tim Fredrick, PhD, is the managing director of education programs, leading the team that implements YC’s professional development and curriculum programs. He has been a teacher for over 20 years from kindergarten to graduate school, and everything in between. His dissertation, completed at New York University, focuses on how 9th graders used language to achieve agency in a New York City ELA classroom. His career in education has always been dedicated to creating educational spaces that center and validate young people’s experiences, interests, cultures, and goals.