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  • Shaun Nelms Assumes the Role of Superintendent of University of Rochester/East EPO
  • Shaun Nelms Assumes the Role of Superintendent of University of Rochester/East EPO

    The school year will start a vibrant new era for East High School with the University of Rochester serving as the Educational Partnership Organization (EPO) overseeing the school. On August 27, the Rochester Board of Education voted to appoint Shaun Nelms, EdD, to serve as the EPO superintendent at East. He will assume East’s top leadership position on Sept. 1, 2015.

  • Warner School Partners with Rochester Center for Community Leadership to Offer New Scholarships to Rochester Students
  • Warner School Partners with Rochester Center for Community Leadership to Offer New Scholarships to Rochester Students

    As part of a continued effort to support exceptional students who are committed to the Rochester community, the Warner School has partnered with the Rochester Center for Community Leadership to offer a new scholarship program for members of the Rochester Urban Fellows Program and the Rochester Youth Year Fellowship who are interested in pursuing graduate study at Warner.

  • East Irondequoit CSD and UR Warner School Announce Partnership
  • East Irondequoit CSD and UR Warner School Announce Partnership

    Local K-12 school district and the Warner School of Education form a partnership to promote adoption of digital conversion model in K-12 schools.

  • Registration for Meliora Weekend 2015 is Open
  • Registration for Meliora Weekend 2015 is Open

    Registration for the 15th annual Meliora Weekend is now open. Walter Isaacson, president and CEO of the Aspen Institute, a nonpartisan educational and policy studies institute, will deliver this year's keynote address live at Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre. Review the complete schedule of events for over 170 programs. To register, visit the Meliora Weekend homepage at www.rochester.edu/melioraweekend/.

  • Strengthening K-12 School Leadership
  • Strengthening K-12 School Leadership

    Leadership coaching is the backbone of the leadership development program at the Warner School's Center for Professional Development and Education Reform, which also provides workshops, administrative and school board retreats, and superintendent searches, as well as works with school districts interested in building leadership skills in teachers. It is a service in hot demand. The Center’s coaches went from guiding and supporting some 40 people in 2013-14 to nearly 146 people in 2014-15, a surge that happened exclusively through word-of-mouth.

Other News

7/23/2015 Future Science Teachers Hone Skills Through Summer Science Camp
6/30/2015 Horizons at Warner Kicks off 6th Year of Summer Learning and Fun for City School Students on River Campus
6/30/2015 Blog Post: Nancy Ares on Charleston Shooting and Dealing with White Privilege and Inequality
6/19/2015 Charter School Students Take Regents Prep to the University Level
6/18/2015 East High School Announces New “Eagles” Mascot 
6/17/2015 Warner Professors Take Part in Local Anti-Poverty Program
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

In the News

8/18/2015 East Holds Student Orientations in August
8/15/2015 Higher Ed Alumna Haverly Erskine ‘07W (MS) Offers Tips to Help Incoming Freshmen Learn More in College
8/15/2015 Alumna Shira May '05W (PhD) Named “Woman to Watch” by the Democrat and Chronicle
8/07/2015 Horizons at Warner Pollution Solutions Forum Featured on WROC-TV
7/31/2015 Time Warner Cable News Story Features Professional Learning at East High
7/28/2015 Andrea Cutt on Summer Science Camp
7/26/2015 Democrat and Chronicle Highlights UR's New Roles in the City
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

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