Cristina Novoa is a policy analyst for Early Childhood Policy at American Progress. Most recently, she worked as a researcher on a range of early childhood issues at SRI International. Prior to joining American Progress, she completed fellowships at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine and in the office of Sen. Kirsten E. Gillibrand (D-NY).
Novoa studied developmental psychology and public policy, specializing in the academic and behavioral development of children from immigrant families. She holds a doctorate in developmental psychology and a master’s degree in public policy from Georgetown University as well as a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Yale University.
By Cristina Novoa
|Exploring African Americans’ High Maternal and Infant Death Rates||Center for American Progress||February 1, 2018|
|Suspensions Are Not Support||Center for American Progress||January 17, 2018|
|While Congress Cuts Taxes, Children and Families Are Left Without Health Insurance and Support Services||Center for American Progress||January 11, 2018|
|Some Children Left Behind||U.S. News & World Report||November 15, 2017|
|The Cost of Inaction on Universal Preschool||Center for American Progress||October 31, 2017|
|Hurricane Maria’s Effects on Young Children in Puerto Rico||Center for American Progress||October 16, 2017|
|Recovering from Hurricane Maria Requires an Extensive Federal Response||Center for American Progress||October 12, 2017|
|Puerto Rico’s Children Need Our Help||RealClearPolicy||October 6, 2017|
|Home Visiting Programs Are Vital for Maternal and Infant Health||Center for American Progress||September 12, 2017|
|Trump’s Cuts to Lead Abatement Programs Will Hurt Children Most||Center for American Progress||July 24, 2017|