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David Scarlett Wakelyn

Program Director of the Education Division of the Center for Best Practices

National Governors Association

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National Governors Association

444 N. Capitol St. Suite 267

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia,20001

United States

Company Description

Founded in 1908, the National Governors Association (NGA) is the collective voice of the nation's governors and one of Washington, D.C.'s most respected public policy organizations. Its members are the governors of the 55 states, territories and commonwealths....more

Background Information

Employment History

Founding Partner

Union Square Learning


Executive Director, Policy Development

College Board


Senior Director

Democracy Prep Public Schools


Senior Associate

America's Choice


Affiliations

826DC

Board Member


826 National

Board Member


Galapagos Charter School

Board Member


Louisiana

Board of Regents Member


Education

B.A.

American History

Vanderbilt University


M.A.

Public Policy

Robert LaFollette Institute


Ph.D.

Education Policy

University of Wisconsin-Madison


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About 826DC • 826DC

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David Wakelyn, PhD
As K-12 Policy Lead at The College Board, David currently leads a team that works with states and districts to rethink their assessment and accountability policies in support of college and career readiness. He was previously an education policy advisor to Governor Andrew Cuomo, where he led the effort to revamp the state's teacher evaluation law. From 2005-2011, David was Program Director at the National Governors Association Center for Best Practices, where he headed projects on high school reform and efforts to improve instruction. He also worked on the development of the Common Core State Standards. David is the author of Raising Rigor, Getting Results: Lessons Learned from AP Expansion, "Increasing College Success: A Roadmap for Governors" and is co-author of "Retooling Career Technical Education." Previously, he worked for America's Choice School Design and researched efforts to turn around low-performing schools in Chicago and Kentucky. David began his career as a middle school math teacher in South Central Los Angeles. David earned a BA in American History from Vanderbilt University, an MA in Public Policy from the Robert LaFollette Institute, and a PhD in Education Policy from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.


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David Wakelyn, PhD, Vice Chair
As K-12 Policy Lead at The College Board, David currently leads a team that works with states and districts to rethink their assessment and accountability policies in support of college and career readiness. He was previously education policy advisor to Governor Andrew Cuomo, where he led the effort to revamp the state's teacher evaluation law. From 2005-2011, David was Program Director at the National Governors Association (NGA) Center for Best Practices, where he headed projects on high school reform and efforts to improve instruction. He also worked on the development of the Common Core State Standards. David is the author of Raising Rigor, Getting Results: Lessons Learned from AP Expansion, "Increasing College Success: A Roadmap for Governors" and is co-author of "Retooling Career Technical Education." Previously, he worked for America's Choice School Design and researched efforts to turn around low-performing schools in Chicago and Kentucky. David began his career as a middle school math teacher in South Central Los Angeles. David earned a B.A. in American History from Vanderbilt University, a M.A. in Public Policy from the Robert LaFollette Institute and Ph.D. in Education Policy from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.


Board of Directors « 826DC

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David Wakelyn, PhD, Secretary
As K-12 Policy Lead at The College Board, David currently leads a team that works with states and districts to rethink their assessment and accountability policies in support of college and career readiness. He was previously education policy advisor to Governor Andrew Cuomo, where he led the effort to revamp the state's teacher evaluation law. From 2005-2011, David was Program Director at the National Governors Association (NGA) Center for Best Practices, where he headed projects on high school reform and efforts to improve instruction. He also worked on the development of the Common Core State Standards. David is the author of Raising Rigor, Getting Results: Lessons Learned from AP Expansion, "Increasing College Success: A Roadmap for Governors" and is co-author of "Retooling Career Technical Education." Previously, he worked for America's Choice School Design and researched efforts to turn around low-performing schools in Chicago and Kentucky. David began his career as a middle school math teacher in South Central Los Angeles. David earned a B.A. in American History from Vanderbilt University, a M.A. in Public Policy from the Robert LaFollette Institute and Ph.D. in Education Policy from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.


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DAVID WAKELYN
DAVID SCARLETT WAKELYN is an API research fellow and program director in the education division at the National Governors Association (NGA) Center for Best Practices. At the Center he leads the work on high school reform and efforts to improve instruction. He is the author of Raising Rigor, Getting Results, which shares lessons learned from efforts to expand Advanced Placement courses in six states. Previously, he worked for America's Choice School Design and researched efforts to turn around low-performing schools in Chicago and Kentucky. David began his career as a middle school math teacher in South Central Los Angeles. He earned a B.A. in American History from Vanderbilt University, a M.A. in Public Policy from the Robert LaFollette Institute and Ph.D. in Education Policy from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He currently serves as a trustee of Galapagos Charter Schools in Illinois.


www.capalino.com

Governor Cuomo Announces Appointment of David Wakelyn to Serve as Deputy Secretary for Education
Governor Cuomo Announces Appointment of David Wakelyn to Serve as Deputy Secretary for Education Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the appointment of David Wakelyn to serve as Deputy Secretary for Education."With his extensive experience in improving the performance of schools all across the nation, David Wakelyn is the right person to help turn around our schools. Mr. Wakelyn has served as Program Director for the National Governors Association since 2009, leading standards implementation projects and providing consultation to turn around chronically low-performing schools.


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