NICHOLAS MICHELLI is University Dean of Teacher Education at the City University of New York and Professor in the Ph.D. Program in Urban Education. He is co-author of the recent Centers of Pedagogy: New Structures for Educational Renewal (1999) and a leader in the national movement for improving teacher education. He is an active member of the leadership groups of the American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education (AACTE), the National Network for Educational Renewal, and the Council of Great City Colleges of Education. Professor Michelli received his doctorate from Teachers College of Columbia University in 1972.
Editor of the McGraw Hill Teacher Education Series; CUNY NSF projects researching the preparation of mathematics and science teachers for New York City, the MSP in NYC project, a CUNY wide project, and MetroMath at The Graduate Center