Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Sydney has a strong passion for advancing research and affecting change in Americas education systems in order to better support each student’s educational journey. Early in her educational career she helped facilitate a state-wide Rhode Island educators’ event for GO Public (a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization) and in 2016, she worked to create a policy proposal for the procedures, financing, and stocking of EpiPens in Rhode Island public schools. From 2015 – 2017, she completed three practitioner inquiry field studies in elementary schools across Rhode Island which culminated in her 2018 practicum in a first-grade inclusion classroom. Sydney also spent time as a William T. Morris Foundation Speaker for Roger Williams University before graduating in 2018 with her Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education and Political Science.