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Annahita Ball

Assistant Professor, School of Social Work, University at Buffalo

Dr. Ball’s research interests include school discipline, racial disparities in suspensions, and the role of parents in partnering with and bettering public education. Locally, she is working with the Buffalo Public Schools. Her research focuses on the ways in which schools, families and communities partner to provide innovative, long-lasting and meaningful services that foster positive youth development and promote equity in education.