By Eric Nadelstern
In this provocative and sensible e-book, writer Eric Nadelstern presents a proven-effective blueprint for narrowing the fulfillment hole in our colleges, particularly for kids of colour who've been traditionally underserved. the writer, one of many leader architects of the hot York urban reforms lower than Joel Klein, discusses the state of the art alterations that have been applied within the final decade in NYC and identifies the 10 most vital classes realized approximately whole-school-system development. during this final decade, NYC’s public colleges underwent broad reforms that elevated commencement premiums via 30%—the first major bring up in additional than 50 years. For the 1st time, this booklet offers an insider’s view of the “Bloomberg-Klein years” and the reforms that reworked the nation’s greatest institution system. 10 classes from ny urban Schools is a must-read when you think faculties can be successful and for all those that are looking to comprehend how.
Eric Nadelstern is a Professor of perform in academic management at lecturers university, Columbia college, the place he directs the summer time Principals Academy (SPA). he's former Deputy Chancellor of the department of college aid and guideline for the recent York urban division of schooling, founding Superintendent of recent York's Autonomy quarter, and founding valuable of the foreign highschool at LaGuardia group university. The latter has due to the fact that been replicated fourteen instances in ny urban and two times in California.
“This is a lucid, insightful booklet chock jam-packed with real-world proposals. if you happen to wish genuine switch, this can be a must-read.”
—Joel Klein, former Chancellor of the hot York urban division of schooling (2002–2011)
“Do you need to understand how to show a complete failing college district right into a thriving neighborhood of colleges with double the commencement price? during this publication, you will find why the duty is so tricky and the way it may be done.”
—William Ouchi, Sanford and Betty Sigoloff exclusive Professor, UCLA Anderson university of Management
“Eric’s deep figuring out and energetic dedication to the concept that faculties themselves—given freedom, responsibility and resources—are top located to resolve the schooling problems with the scholars they serve has sustained our paintings over many years.”
—Nancy Mann, critical, Fannie Lou Hamer Freedom excessive School
“Eric Nadelstern is one of the so much real, unique, and erudite thinkers in K–12 schooling at the present time. He observes with out political preconceptions, plans with no worry, and executes with no masking his ass.”
—John Katzman, President and CEO, Noodle, and Founder and CEO of 2tor, and The Princeton Review
“Eric Nadelstern is the embodiment of daring management. during this booklet, he units forth the guidelines, guidelines, and practices that guided him in remodeling schooling in manhattan City.”
—Jacqueline Ancess, Co-Director, NCREST, academics collage, Columbia collage; writer of Beating the chances: excessive colleges as groups of Commitment
“Eric’s lifestyles paintings with the hot York urban colleges culminated within the biggest, such a lot accomplished, and such a lot profitable schooling reform attempt within the nation. This e-book is a must-read for any schooling chief at any level.”
—Sajan George, Founder & CEO, Matchbook Learning
“Through Eric Nadelstern's event you come back to understand that the most unlikely is certainly possible—children should be first in our faculty systems.”
—Donna Rey, leader Administrative Officer, neighborhood 1199 wellbeing and fitness and sanatorium staff Union, and previous Deputy leader working Officer for the NYC DOE
“Veteran educator Eric Nadelstern has spent a long time scuffling with battles huge and small, within the school room and out—all the whereas making sound judgements grounded in bettering educating and studying and on what's most sensible for kids. His richly deserved services and suggestion is easily worthy listening to.”
—Liz Willen, Editor, The Hechinger Report
“Eric Nadelstern replaced predestined results for millions of latest York urban scholars. This e-book is saturated with the knowledge of figuring out what works and the foundation to dare to do it!”
—Veronica Conforme, leader working Officer, manhattan urban DOE
Read Online or Download 10 Lessons from New York City Schools: What Really Works to Improve Education PDF
Similar education policy books
This quantity was once initially ready for the realm convention on Church, neighborhood and country held in Oxford in 1937. Its target was once to appreciate the character of the very important clash among the Christian religion and the secular traits of the early 20th century, fairly with regards to schooling.
A collection of the best works of scholarship reading schooling - generally greater schooling - as civic engagement released over the past decade in JAC, an award-winning magazine of rhetoric, politics, and culture.
Examines simply how the real ambitions of training for democracy will be accomplished from the point of view of these operating in instructor schooling and in P-12 schools.
Instructor schooling and the Political is a impressive e-book which addresses the character and function of instructor schooling in an international context characterized by means of fiscal and political anxieties round declining productiveness and social inclusion. those anxieties are manifested in contemporary coverage advancements reminiscent of the advertising criteria, the deregulation and marketisation of instructor schooling and the imposition of performance-related regimes that tie academics’ pay to results in high-stakes trying out.
- Trivializing Teacher Education: The Accreditation Squeeze
- Higher Learning, Greater Good: The Private and Social Benefits of Higher Education
- Training for Model Citizenship: An Ethnography of Civic Education and State-Making in Rwanda
- Dazugelernt: Beiträge aus einem Jahrzehnt der Bildungsreform 2000 bis 2010 (German Edition)
- Below C Level: How American Education Encourages Mediocrity - And What We Can Do About It
- Toward a Better Future: Education and Training for Economic Development in Singapore Since 1965
Additional resources for 10 Lessons from New York City Schools: What Really Works to Improve Education
10 Lessons from New York City Schools: What Really Works to Improve Education by Eric Nadelstern