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Ernie Palestis

Contributing Faculty

Richard W. Riley College of Education and Leadership

School of Education and Professional Licensure

Degree Program M.S. Education (MSEd)

Dr. Palestis has completed 25 years of service with Walden University. During that time, he has taught numerous courses in the field of curriculum, instruction, and assessment. He currently teaches courses in classroom management.

Dr. Palestis currently serves as superintendent of schools for a large district in New Jersey.

Dr. Palestis has expertise in the field of educational leadership. At Walden, he has taught courses in classroom management, assessment, diversity, curriculum design, and special education. Dr. Palestis has also served as a committee chair in the Walden doctoral program.


EdD, Nova University