Claire Halquist

Claire Halquist

Senior Fellow
Dr. Billy Earl Dade Middle School
While school begins to go back to 'normal,' we stand at a critical point in public education. We have the power and the responsibility to use our voices to ensure that 'normal' looks like equitable service to all students and all communities, regardless of zip code.

Claire Halquist is a 2021-2022 Teach Plus Texas Senior Policy Fellow who teaches 7th Grade Math and Pre-AP Math at Dr. Billy Earl Dade Middle School in Dallas where she also serves as the Gifted & Talented/Pre-AP Coordinator. She came to education through Teach for America after earning a BBA in Accounting and in Economics with Financial Applications from Southern Methodist University, as well as an MEd with a specialization in Urban Education.