News items tagged 'jon snyder'

Bank Street News

Education Week Spotlights Research Study on Bank Street Teacher Preparation

Posted by Bank Street on January 19, 2016

As thought leaders continue to explore the most promising approaches to teacher preparation, we are pleased to share with you a post published in Education Week by Jon Snyder, Executive Director of the Stanford Center for Opportunity Policy in Education (SCOPE) and former Dean of Bank Street Graduate School of Education, titled ...

tagged: bank street graduate school, education week, jon snyder, scope, stanford, teacher preparation

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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 ...

tagged: assessment, congress, dean's corner, jon snyder, leadership, policy

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Institutional Advancement

Congressman Tim Bishop Visits Bank Street

Posted by Nicholas Gray on May 24, 2012

On Tuesday, May 15, 2012, Bank Street College received a much anticipated visit from Congressman Tim Bishop, who is the US Representative for New York’s 1st Congressional District (Suffolk County). Congressman Bishop’s current work as a politician focuses heavily on education as he serves on the House Committee on Education and ...

tagged: elizabeth dickey, jon snyder, legislation, policy, teacher evaluation

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Bank Street News

Hear Christine Quinn On 'Alternatives to School Closings'

Posted by Nicholas Gray on March 02, 2012

Amid intense political clamor about teacher accountability, performance standards, and education reform, the New York Times reports that the city’s Education Department remains on track to close 33 under-performing schools. When reopened, those schools will be renamed, and half their teachers will be replaced. The fate of their students remains ...

tagged: accountability, christine quinn, jon snyder, niemeyer, policy, social justice

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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 ...

tagged: dean's corner, educational policy, jon snyder

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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 ...

tagged: dean's corner, educational policy, jon snyder

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