Madeline Hafner

Associate Scientist

Madeline Hafner is the Executive Director of the Minority Student Achievement Network (MSAN) at the Wisconsin Center for Education Research, University of Wisconsin-Madison. MSAN is a national coalition of multiracial, suburban-urban school districts working together to understand and eliminate racial opportunity/achievement gaps that persist within their schools. In her role she works with educators and researchers to carry out the mission of MSAN by collaboratively designing and conducting research, analyzing policies, and examining practices that affect the academic performance of students of color. Her research and teaching interests focus on developing educators’ attitudes and beliefs regarding issues of diversity, equity, and social justice and collaborative university-school partnerships.

Contact Information
Phone: (608) 262-1665
Office: 469 Ed Sciences

Current Projects

Minority Student Achievement Network (MSAN)
Establishing a SERP-MSAN Field Site Focused on Algebra Learning and Academic Youth Development

Completed Projects

I-OWL: Building an Interactive Writing Tool to Support 11th and 12th Graders