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July 31, 2020
The Association for Advancing Quality in Educator Preparation has awarded full 7-year accreditation to the educator preparation programs at Wagner College. After reviewing the evidence collected through a process of self-study and peer review, the AAQEP Accreditation Commission issued the decision at its July 20 meeting along with the following rationale: “The program presented compelling […]
 
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November 12, 2018
Wagner College is offering the State-required anti-bullying workshop as a service to educators in and around Staten Island.  Due to Covid-19 the workshop is currently conducted virtually, requiring completion of a reflective assignment. As you prepare for our workshop it is ideal for you to familiarize yourself with the resources on the DASA website: http://www.p12.nysed.gov/dignityact/lawsandregs.html Workshop […]
 
Post Image for New exhibit features work of Wagner students, Port Richmond residents
May 9, 2018
‘Community Portraiture’ is the collective work of art & education students with Los Promotores participants
 
Post Image for Profs publish on teaching in a diverse society
March 1, 2018
Education professors Katia González and Rhoda Frumkin bring scholarly focus to bear on literacy work in Port Richmond
 
Post Image for Wagner, Israeli scholars collaborate on ‘Beyond Bystanders’
March 31, 2017
New book on educational leadership emphasizes ‘humane culture in a globalizing reality’
 
Post Image for Welcome, new faculty!
August 25, 2016
Five new full-time professors join faculty in nursing, biology, business, education
 
Post Image for Education students learn, teach tech with special-needs youth
April 6, 2015
Last winter, Wagner College joined forces with Tech Kids Unlimited to teach special-needs youngsters about technology — and teach Wagner education students how to teach tech to special-needs youth. The program, called Wagner TecKids U Lab, staged four Sunday afternoon “maker parties” for the 31 participating youngsters. The “parties” were actually technology training exercises, structured […]
 
Post Image for Holiday stories bring families together
December 2, 2014
By RHODA FRUMKIN Associate Professor, Department of Education ’Tis the season of celebration — of families enjoying each others’ company, of children gazing in wonder at the seasonal lights, of chilly temperatures outside and cozy warmth inside our homes. This is the perfect time to share with our young children not only holiday events but also […]
 
John reads to a little girl.
October 27, 2014
This past summer, I learned from Wagner’s education department chair, Karen DeMoss, about the innovative ways that graduate education programs are intertwined with the Port Richmond Partnership, the community collaboration of Wagner College and the non-profits and schools of this extremely diverse and economically struggling Staten Island community. So when I had the chance to see […]
 
Post Image for New Educators at Wagner promotes teachers’ growth and development
June 10, 2014
New teachers are full of energy and enthusiasm. They have learned the latest teaching techniques and are buoyed by idealism and a love for children. But the first year of teaching often bursts that bubble. It can be difficult and lonely. Many new teachers leave before the end of their first year; half leave the […]