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  1. Study: Black students from poor families are more likely to graduate...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... mportant difference in academic outcomes. Christopher Emdin, an associate professor at Teachers College, Columbia University, wrote this in t he New York Times in 2016 : How can we help black boys succeed in school? One

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  2. Digital Communication Tools Target ESSA Parent-Engagement MandateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | Education Week

    ... practicable, in a language that family members can understand. " A study published by Teachers College, Columbia University , earlier this year found that sending academic updates via text to parents of middle and high school students reduced course ...

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  3. Macomb Community College President Recognized With 2017 League's Ets O'Banion PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... at the college, and as Associate Director, Community College Research Center (CCRC), Teachers College, Columbia University, where he currently serves as a member of its board of directors. He is a Past President of the National Council for Workforce ...

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  4. Imagining dialogue can boost critical thinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... more comprehensive examination of the issue," says psychology researcher Julia Zavala (Teachers College, Columbia University), first author on the study. "Moreover, it impacts how people understand knowledge-constructing opposing views leads them to ...

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  5. Speaker shares advice for urban educatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | WNED

    ... as an associate professor in the Department of Mathematics, Science, and Technology at Teachers College, Columbia University. He's also the author of the New York Times Best-Seller, For White Folks Who Teach in the Hood and the Rest of Y'all Too . ...

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  6. Which States Are Ready for ESSA?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | Education Week

    ... This research, conducted over the past five months, is part of an ongoing project at Teachers College, Columbia University, to examine intergovernmental relations under ESSA. • The early states have an appointed, rather than elected, chief ...

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  7. Urban Refugee Children Face Extra Hurdles in Attending School: Teachers College StudyRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2017 | World News Report

    ... to the first-ever global study of urban refugee education , released today by Teachers College, Columbia University . The report exposes a gap between policy and practice when it comes to ensuring access of displaced children to educational services ...

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  8. Trump tours private school in Florida, promoting choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    ... Abrams, director of the National Center for the Study of Privatization in Education at Teachers College, Columbia University, referring to Trump's choice of school to visit. "Advocates of traditional public schools should be worried because this ...

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  9. Trump tours private school in Florida, promoting choice - Fri, 03 Mar 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... director of the National Center for the Study of Privatization in Education at Teachers College, Columbia University, referring to Trump's choice of school to visit. "Advocates of traditional public schools should be worried because this means a ...

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  10. Trump to visit private school to promote school choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | SavannahNow

    ... director of the National Center for the Study of Privatization in Education at Teachers College, Columbia University, referring to Trump's choice of school to visit. "Advocates of traditional public schools should be worried because this means a ...

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  11. President Trump Visits Private School In FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | KDWN

    ... director of the National Center for the Study of Privatization in Education at Teachers College, Columbia University, referring to Trump's choice of school to visit. "Advocates of traditional public schools should be worried because this means a ...

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  12. Rodgers Forge students provide aspiring author valuable critiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... experiences. In 2009, when she retired as a professor of curriculum and teaching at Teachers College, Columbia University , in New York, she began turning those ideas into the series, she said. Schoonmaker also worked for Baltimore County Public ...

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  13. Trump Highlighted This Unusual School Choice Idea Last NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | WGBH

    ... federal education budget," points out Samuel Abrams, an expert in education policy at Teachers College, Columbia University. There is currently a bill in the House that would replace the major federal education law with block grants, including for ...

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  14. Mount Vernon Native, Teacher Produces Documentary On Common Core, TestingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A former teacher and college professor from Pocantico Hills has produced a documentary about Common Core and the effects of the state's reliance on standardized test scores to rate students -- and teachers. Marie Zuzzolo Amoruso is an author, former teacher and adjunct professor at Teachers College Columbia University and Manhattanville College.

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  15. Racial, ethnic, gender bias occurs in pathway from teacher to principalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... PSEL Coordinator; and Alex Bowers, associate professor of Educational Leadership at Teachers College, Columbia University. "We found that five to seven years after certification is when teachers are most likely to become principals," Davis said. "We ...

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  16. Hot Yoga. How Hot Is It?Read the original story

    Feb 21, 2017 | SportsGeezer

    ... hydrated. And Carol Ewing Garber, a professor of movement science and kinesiology at Teachers College, Columbia University and past president of American College of Sports Medicine, tells the Times that yes, hot yoga may make people more limber than ...

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  17. The Father of the Yellow School BusRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | The Free Dictionary

    ... of schools in Chappell, Nebraska before continuing as a graduate student at Teachers College, Columbia University in New York City ), where, by 1930, he had earned his Ph.D. His dissertation, Responsibility for Rural School Administrators was ...

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  18. Continue reading Betsy DeVos, school choice is great, but don't ignore charter schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    With Betsy DeVos now leading the Department of Education, American parents and students will likely have access before long to a federally sponsored school-choice program. That's great news, but the Trump administration's education policymakers shouldn't ignore the growing charter-school movement, which has dramatically improved access to high-quality education for many students whom the traditional public school system has left behind.

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  19. Center for Learning in Practice Takes Action for Teachers of RefugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | Market Wire

    ... for Learning in Practice at the Carey Institute for Global Good and co-sponsored by Teachers College, Columbia University and the Teachers in Crisis Contexts Working Group. The event will collect and analyze crowdsourced insights from practitioners ...

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  20. Teachers Tackle Love and Shakespeare with Students in JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | WNYC-AM New York

    Incarcerated high school students on Rikers Island are learning the Shakespeare classic "Romeo and Juliet" this month, like many other New York City ninth graders. While it's part of the city's public school curriculum, many of the 16-and-17-year-old students at the jail read well below grade level so their teachers said recently they had to get creative.

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