Jade Caines Lee, PhD

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  • Assistant Research Professor


Jade Caines Lee, PhD, is an assistant research professor and leads the Equity and Assessment area within KU Center for Learner Agency Research and Action (CLARA).  She has been a career educator, teaching P-12, undergraduate, and graduate students for over 20 years. She has presented and published in the areas of validity, classroom assessment, evaluation research, and fairness issues in the educational measurement field.


B.A. in Urban Education, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
M.A. in Secondary Education (English), Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY
Ph.D. in Educational Studies – Research, Measurement, and Evaluation, Emory University, Atlanta, GA


Research interests:

  • TEACH Leadership