Rosann Tung

Director, Center for Policy, Research, and Evaluation


Rosann Tung is Director of Policy, Research, and Evaluation. Guided by the frameworks of critical race theory and the opportunity gap, her team conducts anti-racist and feminist research to inform district level reform and community organizing, and to empower students, families, and communities historically marginalized by systemic inequalities.

Previously, Rosann was founding director of research and policy at Annenberg Institute for School Reform at Brown University and founding director of research and evaluation at the Center for Collaborative Education (CCE) in Boston. She was lead author of Promising Practices, Unfinished Business and a chapter in Forbidden Language: English Learners and Restrictive Language Policies, edited by Patricia Gandara. Prior to her work at CCE, Tung conducted evaluations of federally funded systemic science and math reform efforts at Lesley University’s Program Evaluation and Research Group. She has served on the Massachusetts Committee on the Proficiency Gap, the board of the Mission Hill School in Roxbury, MA, and the board of TERC, a STEM education non-profit in Cambridge, MA. She currently serves on the boards of Friends of Chinatown Library in Boston and Boston Big Picture School. She earned a BA from Cornell University and a PhD from Harvard University.