News & Ideas 2017-01-10T09:54:41-08:00

News & Ideas

10April 2017

Bridging the Divide

By | April 10th, 2017|

A decade ago, Dr. Celine Coggins founded Teach Plus, whose programs place highly effective teachers at the center of improvements in schools as leaders among their peers as well as outside their schools, influencing policy decisions that affect their classrooms.  Teach Plus has grown to become a network of more [...]

14March 2017

Building Skill Sets of Great Innovators

By | March 14th, 2017|

Matt Candler is the founder and CEO of 4.0 Schools. This nonprofit incubator, according to its website, “offers a platform for teachers, technologists and entrepreneurs to create bold solutions for the real problems in America’s schools.” Candler this month was the guest faculty at The Public Education Foundation’s Teacher Leader [...]

8March 2017

Relationships, Trust and Emotion

By | March 8th, 2017|

Dan McCray, Esq., is Director of Labor Relations Programs and Deputy Director of Cornell University's Scheinman Institute on Conflict Resolution. During his recent visit to The Public Education Foundation’s Executive Leadership Academy, McCray offered his insights on interest-based negotiations and how participants in the Academy can expand their influence to [...]

10February 2017

Cultivating Family Partnerships

By | February 10th, 2017|

Dr. Karen Mapp, Faculty Director of the Education Policy and Management Master’s Program at Harvard University, this month discussed -- with participants of The Public Education Foundation’s Executive Leadership Academy -- how to create and sustain systemic family-school partnerships that support student learning and school improvement. During a break in [...]

18January 2017

Different Solutions for Different Students

By | January 18th, 2017|

Derrell Bradford is the Executive Director of NYCAN, a nonprofit organization which advocates for the success of every New York student, from pre-K through college and career and seeks to improve policy to help all students thrive. During his inaugural visit to The Public Education Foundation’s Teacher Leader Academy in [...]

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