5/1/2014

Warner Professor Testifies on edTPA at NYS Assembly Hearing

Kevin MeuwissenWarner School Professor Kevin Meuwissen was in Albany on April 30 testifying at a New York State Assembly public hearing on New York State's implementation of new statewide teacher and school building leader certification requirements. The new state required test for initial teacher certification is known as the edTPA, or Education Teacher Performance Assessment.

To view Meuwissen’s full written testimony on edTPA, which is based on research, click here or visit: http://www.warner.rochester.edu/blog/warnerperspectives/?p=1404

Meuwissen is an assistant professor and director of the social studies teacher education program at the Warner School of Education at the University of Rochester.



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