Citywide Instructional Expectations

Chancellor's Principal Conference 2012

On June 9, 2012, principals, network leaders and instructional teams, cluster teams, and superintendents attended the Chancellor's Principal Conference to hear from Chancellor Dennis M. Walcott and Chief Academic Officer Shael Polakow-Suransky about the 2012-13 citywide instructional expectations, learn from keynote speaker Dr. Robert Evans about leading change in schools, and delve into a challenging issue in small breakout sessions. Resources from the breakout sessions are available on this page.

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Chancellor's Principal Conference, June 9, 2012

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  1. Musical Performance by the PS 54 (Staten Island) Chorus, the Beetles, led by Andrea Caccese
  2. Welcome Remarks by Chancellor Dennis M. Walcott
  3. Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School Principal Brett Kimmel and students Erika Cabrera and Brendis Gonzalez
  4. PS 24 (Brooklyn) Principal Christina Fuentes and teacher Maggie White
  5. Address by Chief Academic Officer Shael Polakow-Suransky
  6. Keynote Speech by Dr. Robert Evans
  7. Open Q&A with Chancellor Walcott, Chief Academic Officer Polakow-Suransky, Chief Operating Officer Veronica Conforme, Deputy Chief Academic Officer for Instruction Josh Thomases, and keynote speaker Dr. Evans

Resources From the Breakout Sessions