TIMELINE: ACTION: Friday, December 1, 2017 Deadline for nominations at www.cahnfellows.org. Click on “nominate” link at the top right. Nominees will receive an email from the program with instructions as to how to apply. Friday, December 22, 2017 An email will be sent to nominees with online application instructions. Nominee’s portion of the applications… Continue reading The Cahn Fellows Application Deadlines
John Ourth & Fred Singleton Professional Development Scholarship Femi Skanes, Principal Raby High School
DATE EVENT Friday, October 13, 2017 Study Session #1 – Entire Cohort with Allies in NYC 8:00am to 3:30pm Sat & Sun, November 4-5, 2017 Fall Summit - Entire Cohort with Allies in NYC *originally scheduled to be in Tarrytown, now will be at TC *Wednesday December 13, 2017 *changed from original date of… Continue reading Upcoming Events
Dawn Brooks DeCosta is Principal of Thurgood Marshall Academy Lower School (TMALS) in Harlem, NYC. She has been selected as a panelist for the 2017 Independent Chart School Symposium in NYC. More information: HERE
Musa Ali Shama has transitioned to a new role as the Superintendent of Charter Schools for New Visions for Public Schools.
Each year in June our Fellows present the results of their year-long inquiry project. The work involves identifying an area that, if addressed, will dramatically improve student learning. Fellows and Allies gather data, study it together, provide diverse perspectives on each project and then reflect on the actions taken during the process. The action learning… Continue reading Highlights from our 2017 Cahn Fellow Presentations
Each year our Cahn Fellows begin the Summer Leadership Institute (SLI) with a trip to Gettysburg led by licensed battlefield guide John Zervas. Link to the Gettysburg National Military Park Website Following is an outline of the curriculum. It's the summer of 1863 and following a series of stunning victories, Robert E. Lee marches his… Continue reading Gettysburg: A Test of Leadership