2016 NY Teacher Leadership Summit

We are so excited about all the great collaboration, camaraderie, and work that was done at the inaugural New York Teacher Leadership Summit! Thanks to all!

Congrats to the Five Rohatyn Finalists

The votes are in! Learn more about the five schools tapped by the public as Elizabeth Rohatyn Prize finalists - winner to be announced on July 20th.

The ABCs of Teaching Reading

Teaching reading is complex. Teaching Matters' Early Reading Matters program is tackling the challenge, with great results. CNN reports about how it's being done.

More on "Testing Doesn’t Have to Be a Dirty Word"

While everybody’s talking about re-orientating how children’s learning is assessed, hear from one of our partner schools that’s already doing it! WNYC reports on how it’s working and the enthusiasm of students and staff.

Why Teacher Leadership Matters

Teacher leadership is a high-leverage way of improving schools. We're fully on board - along with the front-line teachers who are central to the process.

Because Students Matter

A better learning experience delivered through the most effective teaching possible can spell success. Every dollar you give helps us develop and implement our school-based teacher effectiveness programs.

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Our focus for the past seven years has been measurably and sustainably increasing teacher effectiveness.

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