Sarah M. Rabiner
Master’s Degree in Education,
Sarah M. Rabiner, MEd., received her Masters of Education at Lesley University, where she studied Out of School Time and Curriculum Development; and her B.A. from Duke University, where she studied Sociology. Her research interests focus on children's social experiences and how these experiences affect attitudes and behaviors, particularly in the context of public education. Prior to her work at iRT, she worked on several research projects related to child development and long-term success, including the Parenting Across Cultures project with Ann Skinner (MEd.) and an evaluation of the Americas Promise Alliance with Dr. Lisa Berlin. She also helped develop, and subsequently taught, sixth grade afterschool curriculum in the Durham Public Schools. Sarah is a Research Specialist at innovation Research & Training Inc. She is currently the project coordinator for a Phase I SBIR grant to develop an afterschool program that provides a context for learning and practicing socioemotional and behavioral skills for substance abuse and aggression prevention.