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Victoria Restler, is an interdisciplinary artist, educator and Assistant Professor of Youth Development at Rhode Island College. Since 2002 she has worked in schools, juvenile justice facilities, galleries, neighborhoods and nonprofits to address social issues through participatory art-making. Victoria is a recipient of several awards and fellowships including a Graduate Center Dissertation-Year Fellowship (2015-16) and Provost's Digital Innovation Grant (2017). She received her PhD in Urban Education from the CUNY Graduate Center in 2017. Her multimodal research explores the visual culture of teacher evaluation by zooming in on the images and experiences of educators grappling with new evaluation policies.

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