David Steiner

Executive Director, Johns Hopkins Institute for Education Policy



Enough with the Proxies: What Really Counts for Education Outcomes

Analysis of the research on curriculum impact, high-quality curriculum and implementation, review of the curriculum-teaching nexus, and implications for the future of American education reform.

The speaker will analyze the most recent research available on high-quality curriculum both domestically and internationally, will review state and district efforts at implementation, and draw out implications for teacher preparation, professional development, and career ladders.


David Steiner is Director of the Johns Hopkins Institute for Education Policy and Professor of Education at Johns Hopkins University. He previously served as Commissioner of Education for New York State, as the Klara and Larry Silverstein Dean at the Hunter College School of Education, and as Director of Education at the National Endowment for the Arts.