Ilana Umansky
Assistant Professor, Educational Methodology, Policy and Leadership

Higher Ed, K-12

  • College preparation
  • Reading and literacy
  • Achievement gap
  • English language learners
  • Hispanic students
  • International students
  • Minority students
  • Child development
  • Early childhood and preschool
  • Language acquisition

 Ilana Umansky is an expert in education policy and practices as it relates to immigrant students, bilingual students and English learner students. At the University of Oregon, she is an assistant professor of educational methodology, policy and leadership. Ilana can speak to the expansion of bilingual and dual immersion schools, learning outcomes among English learner-classified students, changes in English learner classification and reclassification policies, and education programs to support refugees and other recently-arrived immigrant students.