Interim Division Director
Beth Caron is the Interim Division Director for the Education Division of the NGA’s Center for Best Practices. Dr. Caron has more than 25 years of experience in the field of early childhood special education and early learning, with an emphasis on policy. Prior to joining NGA, Dr. Caron worked at AEM Corp., directing the Early Learning Challenge Technical Assistance contract (ELC TA), which supported the 20 RTT–Early Learning Challenge States in developing high-quality, comprehensive systems of early learning and development for young children and their families. Dr. Caron holds a doctoral degree from the University of Maryland, College Park.