News items tagged 'teacher preparation'

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A Closer Look at the Sustainable Funding Project

Posted by Bank Street on March 18, 2016

As Jon Snyder recently wrote in his Education Week piece about Bank Street College graduates, “There is no question but that supporting each and every one of our children into and through deeper learning requires expert teaching.”  People at Bank Street College couldn’t agree more, as evidenced by a century ...

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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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Teach Your Teachers Well

Posted by Bank Street on January 13, 2016

As policymakers, educators, and parents continue to rethink how we support and evaluate teachers in our nation’s public schools, President Shael Polakow-Suransky weighed in on the debate today with a New York Times op-ed titled “Teach Your Teachers Well.” President Shael Polakow-Suransky In the editorial, President Polakow-Suransky reminds us that teachers are also learners. He advocates for ...

tagged: collaboration, education reform, teacher preparation

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Bank Street News

Getting Ready for Pre-K: An Institute for Educators

Posted by Nicholas Gray on August 11, 2014

Bank Street Partners with City to Get Thousands Ready for Pre-K On August 12, Bank Street College of Education kicks off the first sessions of a professional development institute for thousands of early childhood educators, in collaboration with the New York City Department of Education. The Institute, titled “Getting Ready ...

tagged: alumni, pre-k, teacher preparation

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Bank Street & Partners Study Math for All in Chicago

Posted by Nicholas Gray on July 17, 2014

$3.5 Million Grant Awarded to EDC, Bank Street and Partners to Study Math Professional Development Program Bank Street College of Education, a leader in adult and childhood education and development, was recently included in a four-year grant of $3.5 million for Bank Street math faculty to work with Education Development Center ...

tagged: math, partnerships, stem, teacher preparation

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Dean's Corner

Dean Snyder Comments on Teacher Education Ratings

Posted by Bank Street on July 12, 2013

On Tuesday June 18, U.S. News and World Report published rankings of university-based teacher education programs with each program receiving a grade on a four-point scale. The grade was based upon information collected by the National Center for Teaching Quality (NCTQ). Based in Washington DC, according to their website, “The National Council on Teacher ...

tagged: evaluations, ratings, teacher preparation

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