York, Dr. Stephen

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Dr. Stephen York, Academic Dean and Co-Founder of The New England Institute for Teacher Education, on August 13, 2023.  Dr. York’s profound impact on our institution and the broader community will forever be remembered and cherished.

Dr. York’s unwavering dedication to fostering a nurturing and innovative learning environment helped to shape The New England Institute for Teacher Education. His leadership and vision guided the Institute over the years.

Dr. York’s legacy extends beyond the classroom and reaches deep into the hearts of those who had the privilege of knowing him. His warmth, wisdom, and genuine concern for each individual have touched the lives of students, instructors, and community members alike. Many teachers who have taken a course with him will remember him for his strong intellect, sense of humor, and deep commitment to teaching and learning.

Dr. Stephen York’s legacy will continue to inspire us as we carry forward his vision and commitment to education. His passion for teaching, dedication to excellence, and compassionate spirit will forever remain a guiding light in our hearts.