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David Lanz

Lecturer
(716) 878-5916
Campus Address: Bacon Hall 302

Education
  • Canisius College, Buffalo, NY

    Program I - Educational Administration, New York State SDA Certification

  • State University of New York College at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY

    Master of Science in Education, Permanent New York State Certification

  • State University of New York College at Buffalo,  Buffalo, NY

    Bachelor of Science in Education, Provisional New York State Certification

Professional Experience
  • Retired Buffalo School System Administrator providing consultant support, June 30, 2004 to present
  • Chief School Officer (Planning Officer), April 2002 to June 2004, Buffalo Public School System    
  • Director of Instructional Computer Services, September, 1988 to 2002, Buffalo Public School System
  • Adjunct Professor of Education - Graduate Division (also concurrent with professional service), July, 1982 to present, Canisius College
  • Adjunct Lecturer, Department of Elementary Education and Reading, September, 2005 to present, Buffalo State College – EDU 375
  • Supervisor of Instructional Computer Services, September, 1985 to 1988, Buffalo Public School System
  • Coordinator of Computer Instruction and Management Systems, March 1983 to 1985, Buffalo Public School System
  • Teacher - Elementary Department, September 1969 to March, 1983, Buffalo Public School System
Related Experience
  • Buffalo Team Leader for Charter School Authorization and Implementation 2002-04
  • Developer - New York State Education Department / Buffalo Partnership Agreement 2002-04
  • New York State Education Department Big 5 Urban Forums – District Liaison
  • Buffalo Team Leader for School District Reform Agenda 2002-04
  • New York State Superintendent Development Program – 2000
  • Star Teacher Selection Training - Martin Haberman workshop - 1999    
  • Cornell School of Labor Relations Administrative Workshops 1998-99
  • State Education Department Telecommunications Task Force - Appointed by Commissioner Sobol - November, 1993    Albany, NY
  • State Education Department - Identification and Reporting of Child Abuse and Maltreatment,  February, 1993    Albany, NY
  • IBM - Transformational Leadership Training for Managers - March, 1993            Buffalo, NY
  • Apple Computer - Summer Apple Institute for Learning at Cornell- Presenter, July 1991    Ithaca, NY
  • Apple Computer - Summer Apple Institute for Learning at SUNY Oswego, July 1990        Oswego, NY
  • Essentials of Learning and Clinical Supervision (Madeline Hunter courses), November, 1986    Buffalo, NY
  • IBM - Education Industry In-service Training for School Superintendents - October, 1984    Atlanta, GA
  • Tandy Corporation - Microcomputer product training - 1976-1981                Buffalo, NY
  • Ithaca College - Humanizing Reading Instruction - 1974                Ithaca, NY
Affiliations
  • American Federation of School Administrators (Past and Present)                            
  • Council of Great City Schools (District Liaison and convention speaker – school reform and governance models)
  • New York State Association for Computers and Technologies in Education        
  • Trocaire College Computer Studies Advisory Council                
  • Buffalo Teacher Center, provider of staff development programs for teachers        
  • Central Office Educators Association (Past Vice President)                
  • Buffalo Council of School Administrators                    
  • Strategic Planning Committee on Technology - Hamburg Central Schools        
  • Apple Computer New York State Big Five Advisory Panel
  • Apple Computer Education Fellow
  • United University Professionals (UUP)    
  • Board of Directors, Hamburg Counseling Center

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Elementary Education and Reading

Buffalo State •  1300 Elmwood Ave  •  Bacon Hall 302
Buffalo, NY 14222  •  Phone: (716) 878-5916 •  Fax: Fax: (716) 878-6033

elementaryed@buffalostate.edu
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