Our Framework

EduDream combines CREE principles and rigorous research methods to produce insights that catalyze impactful action — with and for communities.

Our Process

EduDream approaches every partnership in a collaborative manner and embeds culturally responsive and equitable evaluation (CREE) principles across our work.

Our Work

High-quality, rigorous, and accessible work that will empower and motivate you to make decisions grounded in equity and evidence-based practices.

Our Services

Collaborative research that elevates the voices of racially and economically diverse students, families, and communities.

The Hub

A multi-year actionable research initiative generating evidence to advance policy dialogue on K12 education.

EduDream - About Us

About Us

EduDream is a Latina-founded, women-owned, and equity-focused research consulting firm that partners with nonprofits, foundations, and education institutions to provide culturally responsive and community-centered research and strategy. Led by a team of experts, EduDream redefines what’s possible for education research.

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Elle Cumberbatch

Communications Manager

Elle Cumberbatch supports EduDream’s external communications strategy and marketing initiatives as the Communications Manager.

Elle has experience in digital communications, content creation, and editorial workflows. Prior to EduDream, she held roles in the publishing sector that focused on portfolio management and strategy implementation, as well as in the public education and non-profit sectors that centered on youth development. She is a Chicago Public Schools alumna where she experienced the power of culturally responsive teaching. This led her towards using communication as a tool to uplift and center student voices and school communities in order to make lasting and sustainable impact.

Elle earned an MEd in Education Policy, Organization, and Leadership from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, where she is currently completing her MS in Management. She also holds a BA in Political Science from the University of California, Los Angeles.

More EduDream Team Members

Monica Martinez

Monica Martinez

Co-Founder

Michelle Oliva

Michelle Oliva

Co-Founder

Elle Cumberbatch

Elle Cumberbatch

Communications Manager

Briana Jarnagin

Briana Jarnagin

Operations Manager

Sophia Velez

Sophia Velez

Senior Project Manager

Angelica Frausto

Angelica Frausto

Research & Evaluation Associate

Yasmin Rodriguez-Escutia

Yasmin Rodriguez-Escutia

Research Assistant

Eliana Whitehouse

Eliana Whitehouse

Research & Evaluation Associate