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Oct 21, 2015 7:00:00 PM

Do schools need to tackle poverty or boost teaching? In that debate, Buery calls for truce

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Deputy Mayor Richard Buery is still looking for middle ground. As the leader of the city’s community schools initiative, a key piece of Mayor de Blasio’s education agenda designed to convert 130 schools into social service hubs, Buery told a crowd on Wednesday that he knows that the challenges of poverty can have a real effect on a student’s ability to learn.
Oct 21, 2015 9:30:00 AM

Holistic solutions urged to combat poverty's impact on students

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NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- New York Deputy Mayor Richard Buery rues the polarization and "toxic" politics that often mark discussions about how to help children living in poverty get the education they deserve. But today, he was part of a solution-oriented session - at Teaching Matters' 7th Annual Champions of Innovation and Education Luncheon - that yielded much agreement about the depth of the problem, and available remedies.
Oct 16, 2015 11:00:00 AM

Panelists at Teaching Matters’ event, 10/21, will address impact of poverty on education; NYC Deputy Mayor Richard Buery to be honored

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What: Teaching Matters’ Seventh Annual Champions of Innovation and Education Luncheon, “Effects of Poverty on Education: Our Schools, Our Teachers, Our Students.”
Sep 30, 2015 1:18:00 PM

Teaching Matters launches group that uses innovative digital assessment and tracking for best instruction and learning gains

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Launch of the “Assessment Matters Community,”a group of 14 schools that Teaching Matters is collaborating with to implement a digital tracking system that drives formative assessment practices. With this classroom-centered system, students and teachers quickly see the results of instruction, and modify their approach to get the biggest learning gains. The event will include an overview of the structure and strategy of the Assessment Matters Community as well as time for schools to plan for successful implementation.
Jul 27, 2015 6:18:00 AM

Brooklyn Principal Honored for Teacher Buddy System

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WYNC: Regina Tottenham of the Brooklyn Transition Center, a high school in Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, was awarded the Teaching Matters Elizabeth Rohatyn Prize on Thursday. Tottenham said the $25,000 prize would allow the school to expand a mentoring program that pairs novice teachers with more experienced ones
Jul 24, 2015 12:00:00 PM

Principal at Brooklyn special education school wins Teaching Matters’ Rohatyn Prize

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Chalkbeat: The staff of the Brooklyn Transition Center, with Principal Regina Tottenham, who won the Teaching Matters Elizabeth Rohatyn Prize on Thursday. The school will receive $25,000 to support a teacher leadership pipeline that Tottenham began developing last year after realizing that a large portion of her staff was set to retire in coming years.
Principal at Brooklyn special education school wins Teaching Matters’ Rohatyn Prize
Jul 24, 2015 10:00:00 AM

Principal at Brooklyn special education school wins Teaching Matters’ Rohatyn Prize

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Teaching Matters awarded the fifth annual Elizabeth Rohatyn Prize for Schools Where Teaching Matters today to Regina Tottenham, Principal of the Brooklyn Transition Center (373K). She will take $25,000 back to her school.
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Jul 24, 2015 7:11:01 AM

Regina Tottenham and her team

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Teaching Matters awarded the fifth annual Elizabeth Rohatyn Prize for Schools Where Teaching Matters today to Regina Tottenham, Principal of the Brooklyn Transition Center (373K). 
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Jul 24, 2015 7:11:01 AM

Naomi Cooperman, Phil Weinberg, Lynette Guastaferro, Regina Tottenham

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Teaching Matters awarded the fifth annual Elizabeth Rohatyn Prize for Schools Where Teaching Matters today to Regina Tottenham,Principal of the Brooklyn Transition Center.
Jul 14, 2015 11:00:00 AM

Teaching Matters Recognizes Principal Promoting Teacher Effectiveness at July 23rd Event; Cash Award Given

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What: At its 5th annual Elizabeth Rohatyn Prize for Schools Where Teaching Matters award luncheon, Teaching Matters, Inc. will celebrate a metropolitan area principal for furthering teacher effectiveness. The winner, who will be announced at the event, receives $25,000 to advance important work already launched.
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Jun 12, 2015 1:17:55 PM

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Judges Select 8 Semi-finalists for $25,000 Rohatyn Prize
Jun 12, 2015 12:32:00 PM

Judges Select 8 Semi-finalists for $25,000 Rohatyn Prize

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A panel of judges has selected eight semifinalist principals who will now vie for Teaching Matters’ $25,000 Elizabeth Rohatyn Prize for Schools Where Teaching Matters.
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Jun 12, 2015 12:29:19 PM

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Jun 12, 2015 5:41:03 AM

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Jun 12, 2015 5:41:03 AM

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Jun 11, 2015 9:17:00 AM

Teaching Matters’ annual poetry slam

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Chalkbeat: About 200 city students came together for Teaching Matters’ annual poetry slam at Baruch College Wednesday.
NYC Students Share Their Work at Teaching Matters’ Poetry Slam
Jun 10, 2015 9:00:00 AM

NYC Students Share Their Work at Teaching Matters’ Poetry Slam

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About 200 students from schools in Queens, the Bronx, and Brooklyn came together at Baruch College for Teaching Matters’ annual poetry slam, the culminating event for participants in Teaching Matters’ “Writing Matters” curriculum and a showcase for other interested students as well.
Jun 5, 2015 1:45:00 PM

Middle-School Students from Across NYC to Share Their Work at Teaching Matters’ Poetry Slam, 6-10-15

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Media Advisory re: 6/10/15 Poetry Slam, Teaching Matters
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