The second speaker of the evening was Dr. Stotsky who was a professor of education reform at the University of Arkansas and held the 21st Century Chair in Teacher Quality. She retired in December 2012. She served as Sr. Associate Commissioner at the MA Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education from 1999-2003 where she was in charge of developing or revising all the state’s K-12 standards, teacher licensure tests, and teacher and administrator licensure regulations. She serve on the MA Board of Elementary and Secondary Ed from 2006-2010, appointed by Gov. Mitt Romney. She served on the National Mathematics Advisory Panel, from 2006-2008, appointed by Secretary of Ed Margaret Spellings. Most recently she server on the Common Core Validation Committee from 2009-2010. She was one of the five members of the Validation Committee who would not sign off on the standards as being validated. She was also editor of NCTE’s premier research journal, Research in the Teaching of English, from 1991 – 1997. She has published extensively in professional journals and has written several books.
Part 2 after the jump along with previous videos from the evening:
- GrokTV: Cornerstone Common Core Forum – Intros
- GrokTV: Cornerstone Common Core Forum – Jamie Gass Part 1
- GrokTV: Cornerstone Common Core Forum – Jamie Gass Part 2