Jessica Smock – Contributing Blogger

Jessica is a later mom and doctoral candidate at Boston University in education policy and development.  She lives in Buffalo, New York with her husband, 1.5 year old son, Boston Terrier, and cat.  Her dissertation is about high-achieving urban girls who are graduates of a nonprofit in Boston and attend boarding schools throughout New England.  She received her BA in sociology and master’s in education and history at Boston University.  Her blog is called School of Smock (