Ashley Cerón is a fourth-grade teacher at KIPP DC schools. She’s been in the classroom for four years and recently completed her master’s degree in Education from Relay Graduate School of Education. She received her bachelor’s degree from Franklin and Marshall College. Ashley became involved with Core Advocates through conversations with her ninth grade honors English teacher, Joy Osborne. Ashley believes that someone’s zip code should not determine the type of education they receive and that if students are outrageously loved, they can learn and achieve greatness. Ashley hails from the Bronx, New York, and loves spending time with her family.