Kipp New York
Tuesday, February 28, 2012
The city fulfilled a court order on Tuesday to make teacher evaluation data public by releasing its last batch of performance ratings, this time for 217 city school teachers and 50 special education teachers. The city has warned about using the ratings to draw conclusions about individual teachers. The ratings are grouped by school on SchoolBook.
Wednesday, September 28, 2011
The importance of resilience, curiosity about introverts and requests for additional information are among the final questions posed about character education to Dominic Randolph of Riverdale Country School and David Levin of KIPP New York.
Monday, September 26, 2011
The effectiveness of character education, the issue of whether to focus on the top five character strengths or the bottom five, and a request for examples of how the characteristics for success can be taught are among the questions answered by David Levin of KIPP New York and Dominic Randolph of Riverdale Country School, in response to Paul Tough's article in The New York Times Magazine about teaching character.
Friday, September 16, 2011
The heads of KIPP New York and Riverdale Country School answer reader questions on their innovative character education programs, including the experience of working together, the science behind the methodology and whether they know it is working.