Carmen I. Mercado

Carmen I. Mercado is professor emeritus at the City University of New York, a literacy educator whose formal preparation began in a small experimental dual language school in the Bronx in 1969. Her lifelong commitment to addressing educational inequalities through teaching, research and service has been shaped by experiences as a student, teacher and teacher educator in New York City.

Centro Voices (ISSN: 2379-3864).
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