Research and Policy Associate

Andrew Scanlan is a research and policy associate at the Thomas B. Fordham Institute. Andrew was born and grew up in Ireland, where he graduated from Trinity College Dublin with a B.A. in European Studies. Andrew then traveled to Honduras for two years to work as a second grade classroom teacher and school administrator for Bilingual Education for Central America (BECA). Following this, he enrolled at King’s College London to complete an M.A. in International Child Studies, with a focus on children’s rights and child migration. A keen proponent of the empowering effect of education on children and youth, Andrew is excited to continue working in education research and policy at Fordham.