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  1. New State Education Standard Explores the Role State Boards of...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 10 | PressReleasePoint

    ... of charter history, Jeffrey Henig , professor of political science and education at Teachers College, Columbia University, concludes that the success of charters depends critically on public officials and those who elect them: " The National ...

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  2. Neighborhoods parched for booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 4 | New York Daily News

    On the last day of 2016, the Barnes & Noble bookstore in the Bronx closed its doors for good, leaving New York City's poorest borough without a general-interest bookstore. The borough's 1.5 million residents - including 200,000 children in public schools - are left without a place to purchase books.

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  3. Lindy West Leaves Twitter: "Get Back To Me When Your Website Isn't A Roiling Rat-King Of Nazis"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Media Matters for America

    Writer Lindy West, who spent years cultivating a reputation for engaging with social media trolls, has announced she's leaving Twitter because of the "global repercussions" of the platform's "refusal to stop" harassment campaigns launched by the white supremacist, misogynist "alt-right" movement. In a January 3 opinion piece at The Guardian , West explained that she had deactivated her Twitter account after "half a decade of troubleshooting" to curb personal harassment and threats from anonymous users trolling her on the social media platform.

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  4. Is hot yoga good for you?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 1 | The Age

    ... limited, said Carol Ewing Garber, a professor of movement science and kinesiology at Teachers College, Columbia University, and past president of American College of Sports Medicine. Research on one form of hot yoga, Bikram yoga, suggests it ...

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  5. College and University Enrollment is Down for Fifth Straight YearRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | The Washington Monthly

    ... ditor at the Hechinger Report, a nonprofit, nonpartisan education news outlet based at Teachers College, Columbia University.

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  6. In Some States, a Tug of War Over ESSA PlansRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2016 | Education Week

    ... promoting the well-being of the state," said Jeffrey Henig, a political scientist at Teachers College, Columbia University, who has studied education governance issues. ESSA touches on several key cornerstones of education policy such as ...

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  7. Nyack Sketch Log: Hip Hopper HoorayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | NyackNewsAndViews

    ... House Art Center in April of 2106. Dr. Patton, who holds a Doctorate In Education from Teachers College, Columbia University, and was most recently the Director the Education at the Hudson River Museum in Yonkers. Patton expects to motivate an ...

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  8. UNIST professor publishes book on contemporary art practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | EurekAlert!

    ... University, Seoul, South Korea. She received her Ph.D in Art Education from the Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, United States in 2007. Professor Paek has published more than 20 publications that are regarded as the highly cited ...

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  9. Groton school board extends superintendent's contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | The Day

    ... teachers received training in a new writing program by instructors from Teachers College, Columbia University. Recently, the school board began studying the possiblity of expanding the International Baccalaureate program, a ...

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  10. Dayspring charter school students find PHSC classes to their likingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... is gaining traction nationally, said Elisabeth Barnett, a senior research associate at Teachers College, Columbia University. Some of the earliest programs were developed more than a decade ago and continue to prosper, she said. "It's got to be with ...

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  11. Report: "Education is Key" to Quelling Middle East DiscordRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2016 | The Washington Monthly

    ... ditor at the Hechinger Report, a nonprofit, nonpartisan education news outlet based at Teachers College, Columbia University.

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  12. self improvementHow to Find a Guru As a MillennialAnd what, exactly, counts as one? Gogo LidzRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | New York Magazine

    ... on Rikers Island. With the opening of its new Spirituality Mind Body Institute at Teachers College, Columbia University became the first Ivy League institution to offer would-be gurus teaching degrees in psychology with an emphasis on meditation, ...

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  13. Digital Promise Honors Accelerate Learning for Its Use of User...Read the original story

    Nov 28, 2016 | District Administration

    ... Learning Sciences, User Research, and Evaluation Research. Representatives from Teachers College, Columbia University reviewed the submissions and awarded Accelerate Learninga an honorable mention in the User Research Category for its continuous use ...

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  14. Your recipe for a healthy, delicious holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | KNDO

    ... Caricato and Jackie Goulet, of the Tisch Center for Food, Education and Policy at Teachers College, Columbia University in New York City. If you're the host, offering healthy fruit and vegetable dishes is something many of your guests would ...

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  15. Now That The Trump Foundation Has Admitted To Illegal Activity, Will...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | Media Matters for America

    A new report from The Washington Post cites recent IRS filings to confirm previous allegations that President-elect Donald Trump's private charitable foundation engaged in illegal "self-dealing" activities, a story Fox News originally ignored when Trump was the Republican presidential candidate. On November 22, The Washington Post 's David Fahrenthold reported that the Trump Foundation's newly available tax filings confirm earlier reports that the foundation had engaged in illegal " self-dealing ."

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  16. Non-Fiction Films In The 24th Annual African Diaspora International Film FestivalRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2016 | World News Report

    NEW YORK, NY, USA, November 21, 2016 / EINPresswire.com / -- ADIFF is back for its 24th edition from Nov. 25 to Dec. 11 with a total of 66 films from 30 countries including 34 US and NY Premieres. Screenings will be held in three venues in Manhattan: Teachers College, Columbia University, Cinepolis Chelsea Cinemas and MIST Harlem.

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  17. SilverSource Announces New Board of TrusteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2016 | StamfordPlus.com

    ... a Masters and 6th year Administration Degree and holds a Masters and Doctorate from Teachers College, Columbia University. Carol Burns, RN, held the executive director position at River House Adult Day Center for 25 years. Ms. Burns is credited with ...

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  18. Polls: Americans Increasingly Mistrustful of College Costs, Leadership, and ValueRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2016 | The Washington Monthly

    ... ditor at the Hechinger Report, a nonprofit, nonpartisan education news outlet based at Teachers College, Columbia University.

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  19. HENDRICKS, Elizabeth WhittelseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | MDJonline.com

    ... up in Ringoes, NJ. She earned her B.A. from the University of London and her M.A. from Teachers College, Columbia University. She taught Latin at Brooklyn Friends School from 1938-1944 where she met fellow teacher, George Hendricks. From 1945-47, ...

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  20. City's Ywca Ceo on empowering women of all walksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Crain's New York Business

    ... reach to girls. EDUCATION Swarthmore College, B.A. in English literature and history; Teachers College, Columbia University, M.A., Ed.M. and Ph.D. RSUM Moss Lee was a teacher in the Bronx and Brooklyn and for 10 years was the president and CEO of ...

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