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Bank Street

Children’s Programs Dean Search

Posted by Bank Street on October 29, 2015

Bank Street is currently conducting a nationwide search for the next Dean of Children’s Programs. Alexis Wright, who has served as dean over the last six years, has accepted a position in St. Louis, Missouri, as Head of the New City School starting next summer. Alexis has been a strong ...

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Graduate School

Cecelia Traugh Selected as Graduate School Dean

Posted by Bank Street on May 12, 2015

Dear Colleagues,  We are pleased to let you know that the search process for the Dean of the Graduate School has reached a successful conclusion. The Search Committee came to a unanimous and strong consensus and our recommendation was enthusiastically endorsed by Shael.   We are excited to announce that Cecelia ...

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Graduate School

A Note from Dean Virginia Roach

Posted by Virginia Yukins on January 15, 2015

It is with mixed emotion that I write you to let you know I have accepted an offer by Fordham University to serve as the next Dean of the Graduate School of Education, a post I will assume on July 1, 2015. While it has never been my intention to ...

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Dean's Corner

Dean Snyder Headlines DC Briefing on Evaluating School Leaders

Posted by Nicholas Gray on September 25, 2012

Dean Jon Snyder at a congressional briefing on educative assessment. View the videos: Part 1 and Part 2. On Friday, September 21, Bank Street—in collaboration with Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-CT)—held a congressional briefing on educative assessment, a new approach to ensuring high performance of school principals.At the briefing, Dean of ...

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Bank Street News

Dean's Corner: Three Wishes For 2012

Posted by Bank Street on January 19, 2012

In the event that the turning of a calendar year is like an Aladdin's lamp and I am entitled to three wishes, here are three wishes for educational policy in 2012 (and no, the first one is NOT the wish for three more wishes). Wish #1 I wish that educational ...

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Bank Street News

On Expertise & Expectations

Posted by Bank Street on November 03, 2011

On September 24, Bank Street College had the honor of hosting a conference conducted by the NYC Coalition for Educational Justice, the Urban Youth Collaborative, and the Alliance for Quality Education. The topic was effective alternatives to school closings. School leaders, district officials, school partner organizations, teachers, and community members ...

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Bank Street News

What makes for better teaching and teachers? Flexibility and fairness in the workforce.

Posted by Bank Street on October 11, 2011

In a recent Op Ed at the Boston Globe, former superintendent of Denver Public Schools and current Senator Michael Bennet (D-CO) argues that we need a new system to “attract and retain new, talented teachers.” It is worth paying attention to Senator Bennet as he is a "big drafter" (along ...

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