Trish Irving is an Applied Data Strategist with the CT RISE Network. RISE facilitates networked improvement communities, bringing together educators working in different contexts to advance shared goals across the state of Connecticut. Prior to joining RISE, Trish worked as a Data Inquiry Facilitator in Boston Public Schools. She began her career teaching secondary English in Hartford, CT, as a Teach For America Corps Member. Trish holds a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Vermont and a Master’s of Education in Learning and Teaching from Harvard Graduate School of Education.