News and Notes: Learning Summit

The Board of Regents has asked the New York State Education Department (NYSED) to host a Learning Summit on teacher and principal evaluation on Thursday, May 7. At the live webcast event, the Board and NYSED will hear recommendations from experts and stakeholders. Details about the Learning Summit are available here.

This edition of News and Notes also features several videos:

  • Educators reflect on the benefits of the Network Team Institute after four years.
  • A Dansville mom notices changes in her son's English skills as a result of higher standards.
  • Educators discuss ways that two school school districts are helping to ensure all students have equitable access to the most effective educators.

Finally, we share updates from the New York State Library, including a video contest winner and helpful resources for the Summer Reading program.

View the May 6, 2015 edition of News and Notes here.