Home Articles Reader Opinion Editorial Book Reviews Discussion Writers Guide About TCRecord
transparent 13

SUNY: The Key to Economic Revitalization Lies in Teacher Preparation

by Nancy L. Zimpher - January 10, 2011

The subject of this commentary is the State University of New York's role†in driving innovation and progress in teacher preparation with a focus on the importance of fostering cradle-to-career initiatives and building a†strong, reliable education pipeline. With 64 campuses and 467,000 students, SUNY is the nationís largest system of public higher education. Our diverse and geographically distributed network of doctoral granting institutions, comprehensive colleges, and community colleges provides a unique and powerful engine to bring innovations, reforms, and best practices to scale.

To view the full-text for this article you must be signed-in with the appropriate membership. Please review your options below:

Store a cookie on my computer that will allow me to skip this sign-in in the future.
Send me my password -- I can't remember it
Purchase this Article
Purchase SUNY: The Key to Economic Revitalization Lies in Teacher Preparation
Individual-Resource passes allow you to purchase access to resources one resource at a time. There are no recurring fees.
Become a Member
Online Access
With this membership you receive online access to all of TCRecord's content. The introductory rate of $25 is available for a limited time.
Print and Online Access
With this membership you receive the print journal and free online access to all of TCRecord's content.

Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record, Date Published: January 10, 2011
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 16282, Date Accessed: 6/12/2021 7:33:47 AM

Purchase Reprint Rights for this article or review
Article Tools
Related Articles

Related Discussion
Post a Comment | Read All

About the Author
  • Nancy Zimpher
    The State University of New York
    E-mail Author
    NANCY L. ZIMPHER is the 12th Chancellor of the State University of New York, the nationís largest comprehensive system of higher education. Chancellor Zimpher started her work at SUNY by initiating a systemwide strategic plan, launched in April 2010, focused on harnessing SUNY as an economic engine and as a catalyst for an enhanced quality of life for all New Yorkers. Since then, she has crisscrossed the state and the nation to bring together partners to maximize the State Universityís unique resources. A passionate and articulate champion of educationís transformative power, she is dedicated to building on SUNYís success while developing new models to navigate challenges and leverage emerging opportunities.
Member Center
In Print
This Month's Issue