Alexandra (Ali) Hawkins
Position: Student Teacher Field Supervisor, Doctoral Student, Program in Social Studies
School/Affiliation: Teachers College
Biography: Alexandra (Ali) Hawkins is a doctoral student in the Program in Social Studies at Teachers College. Her research interests center on the teaching and learning of difficult knowledge, including genocide, mass violence, past societal traumas, poverty, and injustice. Ali has extensive experience working with students and teachers in the New York City Public Schools through her involvement with Facing History and Ourselves and as a student teacher field supervisor.