Pedro Noguera Receives Honorary Doctorate from Bank Street College of Education

Pedro Noguera, Steinhardt’s Peter L. Agnew Professor of Education, is the recipient of an honorary doctorate from Bank Street College of Education in New York City.

Noguera serves as the executive director of Steinhardt’s Metropolitan Center for Urban Education and the co-director of the Institute for the Study of Globalization and Education in Metropolitan Settings. He is the author and editor of The Trouble With Black Boys and Other Reflections on Race, Equity and the Future of Public Education (Wiley and Sons, 2008), City Kids, City Teachers with Bill Ayers and Greg Michie (New Press 2008), Unfinished Business: Closing the Achievement Gap in Our Nation’s Schools (Josey Bass, 2006), and City Schools and the American Dream (Teachers College Press 2003).

Noguera received the award at Bank Street’s Commencement Ceremony at Riverside Church on May 27, 2010.

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