Director of Research and Strategy
California Collaborative for Educational Excellence
Sujie Shin serves as the Director of Research and Strategy for the California Collaborative for Educational Excellence (CCEE). In this role, she leads the capacity-building of both internal and external teams to incorporate research and evidence-based strategies in providing technical assistance to districts, county offices, and charter schools. She oversees evaluation and accountability initiatives to ensure that practices are in place for continuous reviews of information to assess impact and refine next steps. In addition, she works closely with local education agency (LEA) partners to provide direct support around the development, use, and refinement of student and school data systems to drive changes in district policy and instructional practice. Prior to her joining the CCEE, Sujie served as the Co-Director of Research for the Standards, Assessment, and Accountability Services program at WestEd, where she managed the national Center on Standards and Assessment Implementation. Sujie also previously worked as the Deputy Chief of Assessment and Accountability for the District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS), where she oversaw the development and administration of assessments and accountability metrics for the District. Sujie began her career in education as a classroom teacher in the Los Angeles Unified School District.