Valverde Delivers CIES 2014 Presidential Address

Albany, NY (May 15, 2014) - Professor Gilbert Valverde, Educational Administration and Policy Studies, delivered his Presidential Address at the 58th Annual Meeting of the Comparative and International Education Society (CIES) in March.

Dr. Valverde was elected president of CIES, the premier society for global scholarship in education, in 2011.  As a result of his election, Valverde assumed the position of vice-president for 2011-2012, president-elect for 2012-2013, and president for 2013-2014.  He will assume the role of past-president for 2014-2015. 

Dr. Valverde's presidential address will also be published in the Comparative Education Review later this year.  Watch Dr. Valverde's address (it begins about 20 minutes in).