Ernest Leroy Boyer

Ernest Leroy
Boyer
1928
1995

American Educator, Chancellor of the State University of New York, United States Commissioner of Education, and President of the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, receiving numerous awards including over 140 honorary doctorates

Author Quotes

A poor surgeon hurts 1 person at a time. A poor teacher hurts thirty.

Our obsession with test scores has produced distorted curriculum, teaching, and educational policy. As long as it continues, we will get the dual phenomena of rising test scores and too many illiterate and enumerate citizens.

Author Picture
First Name
Ernest Leroy
Last Name
Boyer
Birth Date
1928
Death Date
1995
Bio

American Educator, Chancellor of the State University of New York, United States Commissioner of Education, and President of the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, receiving numerous awards including over 140 honorary doctorates