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Senior Policy Analyst

National Governors Association

HQ Phone: (202) 624-5300

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 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 50 states, three territories and two commo ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Executive Director , Policy Development
College Board

Senior Director of Strategy and Development
Democracy Prep Public Schools

Program Director of the Education Division of the Center for Best Practices
National Governors Association

Affiliations

Board of Regents Member
NGA Center for Practices Education Division Program Director

Board of Regents Member
NGA Center for Practices Education Division Program Director

Education

B.A.
American History
Vanderbilt University

M.A.
Public Policy
Robert LaFollette Institute

Ph.D.
Education Policy
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Web References (64 Total References)


David Wakelyn, PhD, Vice ...

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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.


RAPSA - Dropout Recovery

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By David Wakelyn, Ph.D., NGA Center for Best Practices, August, 2009


Events | Data Quality Campaign

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David Wakelyn, National Governors Association Center for Best Practices


Illinois Community College Board :: Main Category

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(Left to Right) Mickey Garrison, Director of School Improvement, Oregon Eucation Enterprisee Steering committee (seated); Aimee Rogstad Guidera, Executive Director, Data Quality Campaign; Hans L'Orange, Vice President for Research and Information Resources, State Higher Education Executive Officers; Vincent Badolato, Education Policy Specialist, National Conference of State Legislatures; David Wakelyn, Program Director-Education Division, National Governors Association; christopher M. Mullin, Program Director for Policy Analysis, American Association for Community Colleges; Geoffrey S. Obrzut, President/CEO, Illinois Community College Board; Susan C. Morrison, Deputy State Superintendent, Illinois State Board of Education; Michael S. Baumgartner, Executive Deputy Director, Illinois Board of Higher Education; Senator Heather Steans (not pictured).

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