Ernest Boyer

Ernest Boyer

Ernest L. Boyer was an American educator who was born in Dayton, Ohio. Boyer served as Chancellor of the State University of New York from 1970-1977, as United States Commissioner of Education from 1977-1979, and as President of the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching from 1979 to his death in 1995. Boyer was recipient of numerous awards, including over 140 honorary doctorates. Wikipedia*

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Ernest Boyer has 17 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1986 House Committee. The year with the most videos was 1991 with seven videos. Most appearances with Roger Porter (7), Roy Romer (6), Pascal Forgione (6). Most common tags: Education Policy, Education Reform, Schools.

Appearances by Title:c. January 19, 1988 - Present President, Carnegie Found. for the Adv. of Teaching Videos: 17

Recent Appearances

  • National Goals of Elementary Schools

    National Goals of Elementary Schools

    Mr. Boyer discussed new ideas in elementary education, focusing on the early years of education. Following a prepared…

  • U.S. Economy

    U.S. Economy

    The committee heard testimony on economic recovery legislation introduced to the Senate by Sen. Kennedy that would attempt…

  • National Education Goals Panel

    National Education Goals Panel

    The National Education Goals Panel met in Washington to discuss the progress of American schools in improving American education along…

  • National Education Goals Panel, P.M. Session

    National Education Goals Panel, P.M. Session

    The National Education Goals Panel continued to discuss criteria by which progress could be measured and reported in American education. The…

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