Soo Hong

Soo Hong is a sociologist of education whose research is focused on the relationships between schools and the communities they serve, particularly in urban communities of color. She explores the role of family and community in school transformation through models that emphasize parent leadership, community organizing and democratic forms or participation. 

Soo is an Associate Professor at Wellesley College in the Department of Education. She teaches courses on urban education, educational policy, immigration and educational equity.