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Professor at the City University of New York
Vanessa Perez, Ph.D. is a professor of Latino Studies at the City University of New York and a published author. She serves as an Associate Investigator on the City University of New York -- New York State Initiative on Emergent Bilinguals. You can follow her on Twitter @VanessaYPerez.