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Documentary Rethinking College Airs on WXXI-TV

Young Writers Summer Camp

Orientation for New International Warner School Students

Warner School Teaching & Curriculum Field Placement and Student Teaching Candidate Orientation

Writing Workshop - Critical Reading of Academic Texts

Writing Workshop - Incorporating Sources and Avoiding Plagiarism

Writing Workshop - Citations, Referencing, and APA Style

Writing Workshop - Genres of Academic Writing

Meliora Weekend 2015

Writing Workshop - Critiques, Reflective Writing, and Summarizing

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  • Horizons at Warner Kicks off 6th Year of Summer Learning and Fun for City School Students on River Campus
  • Horizons at Warner Kicks off 6th Year of Summer Learning and Fun for City School Students on River Campus

    The Warner School will host 135 city school students for the sixth consecutive summer of Horizons at Warner, which takes place June 30 to August 7 on River Campus in LeChase Hall. The summer enrichment program serves students in kindergarten through eighth grade at John James Audubon School 33 and other Rochester City Schools by providing them with meaningful and authentic learning experiences outside the traditional classroom in an effort to prevent summer learning loss.

  • Blog Post: Nancy Ares on Charleston Shooting and Dealing with White Privilege and Inequality
  • Blog Post: Nancy Ares on Charleston Shooting and Dealing with White Privilege and Inequality

    In the face of the tragedy at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina—another in a too-long line of such racially-based attacks—Nancy Ares, associate professor, offers suggestions for educators to be active allies and participants in combating racism, White supremacy and White privilege, and the ongoing inequity and violence taking place in our schools and society on the Warner Perspectives Education Blog.

  • Charter School Students Take Regents Prep to the University Level
  • Charter School Students Take Regents Prep to the University Level

    Nearly 80 students from University Preparatory Charter School for Young Men (UPrep) spent three weeks in LeChase Hall, the home of the Warner School, preparing for the upcoming U.S. History, Geometry, Earth Science, and English Language Arts Regents exams.  

  • East High School Announces New “Eagles” Mascot 
  • East High School Announces New “Eagles” Mascot 

    East High School will have a new mascot to call its own this fall. The Rochester Board of Education voted 7-0 to adopt a new mascot name for East at its board meeting Thursday evening, June 18, based on the recommendations from a planning committee of East teachers, administrators, students and parents. 

  • Warner Professors Take Part in Local Anti-Poverty Program
  • Warner Professors Take Part in Local Anti-Poverty Program

    Two faculty members at the Warner School have been appointed roles in the new Rochester-Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative, a local effort to address the region’s deep poverty. Shaun Nelms ‘04W (MS) ‘13W (EdD), East High School deputy superintendent and an adjunct professor at Warner, currently serves on a steering committee overseeing the initiative’s efforts. Additionally, Kara Finnigan, associate professor at Warner, serves on the Education work group formed within the Rochester-Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative. 

Other News

6/15/2015 Warner School to Host Summer Camp for Young Writers, Grades 6-12
5/26/2015 Professors Brockenbrough and Choppin Awarded Tenure
5/22/2015 Summer Reading Programs Work Best When Kids Choose the Books
5/18/2015 Warner Celebrates 160 Graduates During 2015 Commencement
5/05/2015 Nurturing Children’s Natural Love of Learning Through Online Technology
5/04/2015 Horizons at Warner Participates in Horizons National Giving Day on May 20th
4/17/2015 New Master’s in Online Teaching and Learning Offered
4/07/2015 EVENT: Film Screenings, Discussion Promote the Inclusion of Students with Intellectual Disabilities in Higher Ed
4/07/2015 East High Science STARS Named Fast Forward Film Festival Finalist
4/01/2015 Former, Current Warner School Researchers Publish Book to Help Support the Educational Needs of Rochester’s Latina/o Students
4/01/2015 Genesee Valley Writing Project Seeks Teachers for 2015 Summer Institute
3/25/2015 Study of HIV Prevention Among Adolescent Black Males Gets Support from UR’s CFAR Program
3/23/2015 Curry to Co-Edit New Book Series on Knowledge Production
3/17/2015 UR Warner School Professor, Alumnus Honored with Guest Editor Post for Environmental Education Journal
3/16/2015 Marlene Blocker and Anibal Soler Appointed Principals of East High School
3/02/2015 Study Shows Teacher Candidates Lack a Clear Understanding of edTPA
2/23/2015 University of Rochester Teacher Education Graduates Achieve 100 Percent Pass Rate on Tougher Teacher Certification Exams
2/20/2015 Larson Coauthors Second Edition of Book on Literacy Theory and Classroom Practice
2/13/2015 EVENT: UR Warner School Hosts “WHY TEACH?” Event
2/12/2015 EPO Partnership for East High Receives Final State Approval

In the News

6/20/2015 East High Mascot Name Change Featured in USA Today
6/17/2015 Alumna Leslie Maloney '09W (EdD) Named Penfield Principal
6/17/2015 Education Radio Interview with Edward Brockenbrough Featured in Landscapes of Violence (LoV) Journal
5/20/2015 Lynn Gatto on Horizons Giving Day on FOX Rochester
5/14/2015 Warner Mourns Loss of Alumnus Derrick Griffith '95W (MS) Killed in Amtrak Train Derailment
5/13/2015 City Newspaper Q&A with Stephen Uebbing on East Reform Efforts
5/04/2015 Democrat & Chronicle Blog Shares "What the New East Will and Will Not Be"
5/01/2015 Martha Mock on Inclusive Higher Ed on WXXI's "Arts Friday on Connections"
4/17/2015 Nathan Harris on Ethical Fading in the Chronicle of Higher Ed
4/03/2015 East High Science STAR Filmmaker, April Luehmann Discuss Environment-Focused Film on WXXI's Connections
3/20/2015 Mary Jane Curry on Academic Publishing on Doctoral Writing SIG Blog
2/26/2015 Joanne Larson Tackles the WHY TEACH? Question on WXXI Connections
2/16/2015 Julia White on Special-Ed Services in Democrat & Chronicle
2/07/2015 Doctoral Student and 2014 NYS Teacher of the Year Ashli Dreher Co-Authors Open Letter to Gov. Cuomo in Times-Union
2/04/2015 Eric Fredericksen on Online Learning in The Conversation
1/22/2015 Alumnus Scott Martzloff '08 (EdD) Quoted in Education Week on Race to the Top
1/08/2015 Stephanie Waterman Blogs About the Importance of Discussing Racial Issues
1/07/2015 Science STARS Featured in Rochester & Genesee Valley Parent
12/23/2014 Stephanie Waterman's Book on Native Students in Higher Ed Featured on Huffington Post Blog
11/22/2014 Warner Alumna Deborah Wilbur '79 (MS) Receives 2014 Canandaigua ATHENA Award

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