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Michelle Ferguson serves as an Immigrant Education Specialist on the Resettlement Team. She conducts professional development trainings on best practices for working with refugee students, assists and supports family and individual educational needs, and teaches in the Adult ESL program.
Michelle is a recent graduate of Temple University and holds a Bachelor’s of Arts in Linguistics with a certificate in American Sign Language. Michelle first became involved at HIAS PA as an intern on the Education team and went on to volunteer as a mentor in the High School Saturday Program. She is so excited to be able to serve at HIAS PA and be a voice for refugee students and families.