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    Christopher H. Tienken, Ed.D

    Christopher Tienken, Ed.D. is an associate professor of Education Administration at Seton Hall University in the College of Education and Human Services, Department of Education Leadership, Management, & Policy. He has public school administration experience as a PK-12 assistant superintendent, middle school principal, director of curriculum and instruction, and elementary school assistant principal. He began his career in education as an elementary school teacher. Tienken is currently the editor of the American Association of School Administrators Journal of Scholarship and Practice and the Kappa Delta Pi Record.

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  • Charter High Schools & SAT: What Do

    Saturday, December 20th, 2014
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    CLAIMS Charter schools are marketed to the public as incubators of innovation offering superior levels of student achievement and college and career readiness when compared to traditional public schools. Charter school expansion is supported by some policy makers and bureaucrats …

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  • SAT as Poor Indicator of School & T

    Friday, December 12th, 2014
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    The New Jersey Department of Education recently released the “menu” of standardized tests that high school students can use to satisfy the archaic exit-exam policy that governs New Jersey high school graduation. The menu includes things like PARCC tests for …

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  • TRICK or TREAT TESTING NJDOE STYLE

    Friday, October 31st, 2014
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    Its Halloween, so that means its time for a spooky, scary message from the NJDOE about the evils of opting out of PARCC testing and how school superintendents need to put on their scary faces when parents bring up the …

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  • BOARDS OF EDUCATION: THE LAST LINE OF DE

    Monday, October 27th, 2014
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    Below are comments adapted from a presentation given on Oct. 26, 2014 at the Montclair Cares About Schools panel discussion on the responsibilities of school boards. As I look out over the current school reform landscape I see it is …

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  • Problem and Project Based Resources to U

    Thursday, October 16th, 2014
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    Below are links to 22 problem-based and project-based resources for all grade levels that can be used to customize curriculum, un-standardize thinking, and jumpstart creativity, innovation, and entrepreneurship. Webpages can also be found at: http://www.scoop.it/t/problem-based-learning-by-christopher-tienken 1. PBLU: http://pblu.org/ Go to …

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