Bob Wise Jr.

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Bob Wise Jr. has 508 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 House Committee as a Democratic Representative for West Virginia's 3rd district. The year with the most videos was 1995 with 82 videos as a Democratic Representative for West Virginia's 2nd district. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2000 with an average of 4,679 views per program. Most appearances with Dirk Kempthorne (4), John M. Engler (3), Bill Richardson (3). Most common tags: Schools, Education Policy, Education Reform.

Appearances by Title:c. February 1, 2005 - Present President, Alliance for Excellent Education Videos: 9 c. January 1, 2011 - Present Chair, National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Videos: 3 c. January 1, 2010 - Present Co-Chair, Digital Learning Council Videos: 1


D-West Virginia
c. January 3, 2001 - c. January 1, 2005 Videos: 14 U.S. Representative, D-WV 2nd View Map January 5, 1993 - January 3, 2001 Videos: 293 U.S. Representative, D-WV 3rd January 3, 1983 - January 5, 1993 Videos: 186

Recent Appearances

  • High School Dropout Rate

    High School Dropout Rate

    Former Governor Bob Wise (D-WV) talked about a report showing a significant decrease in the high school dropout rate from…

  • Technology in the Classroom

    Technology in the Classroom

    Education experts spoke about integrating technologies in schools and class curricula. Among the topics addressed were the…

  • Public Opinion and U.S. Education

    Public Opinion and U.S. Education

    Participants spoke about the findings from two national research initiatives led by Lumina Foundation and PDK International…

  • <em>The Influence of Teachers</em>: Book Party

    The Influence of Teachers: Book Party

    A book launch party was held for John Merrow, author of The Influence of Teachers: Reflections on Teaching and Leadership. In the book…

  • Education and Digital Learning

    Education and Digital Learning

    Bob Wise talked about a new Digital Learning Council report, the “Ten Elements of High Quality Digital Learning,” which examines…

  • Education Achievement Gap

    Education Achievement Gap

    Representative Bobby Scott hosted a forum on education policy as Congress prepared to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education…

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