Claudia Kruzik is a doctoral student in applied developmental and educational psychology at Boston College. Claudia is involved in both the DREME Family Math and Math+ projects. She is interested in the roles early education and neighborhood settings play in child development. Claudia received her undergraduate degree in genetics and psychology from Rutgers University and her master’s degree in applied developmental and educational psychology from Boston College. She is a former SRCD pre-doctoral state policy fellow and has interned at Horizons for Homeless Children in Boston.