Members of the faculty and administration at the Graduate School of Education,
Rutgers University, are committed to working with fellow educators who address
teaching and learning issues in the PreK-12 schools in New Jersey.To this end, the GSE ardently and
enthusiastically supports the work of the Rutgers Institute for Improving
Student Achievement (RIISA).
Originally established by
President Richard McCormick in 2005, Dr. William Librera, former N.J. State
Commissioner of Education, was the first Executive Director of RIISA.
The mission of Rutgers Institute
for Improving Student Achievement is to provide professional development and
executive level training for continuous improvement in the achievement of all
students through the combined efforts of Rutgers University, PreK-12 districts,
corporate affiliates, other professional organizations and community
partners.RIISA is pleased to welcome
partners in this important work.
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