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  1. Bill Crawford: Reasoned discourse becoming historical relic in face of TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Newms360.com

    "In this age of Twitter, is reasoned discourse truly an historical relic, or is there hope for its revival?" Deanna Kuhn, professor of psychology and education at Teachers College Columbia University, examined in Scientific American. A timely topic.

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  2. Bill Crawford: Reasoned discourse a historical relic in Twitter ageRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    "In this age of Twitter, is reasoned discourse truly an historical relic, or is there hope for its revival?" Deanna Kuhn, professor of psychology and education at Teachers College Columbia University, asked in Scientific American. A timely topic.

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  3. Schools shutting down? It wouldna t be the first time ita s happenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... striking, said Michael Rebell, professor of law and educational practice at Teachers College, Columbia University . "This time the court stance is stronger," Rebell said. "And the fact that they reiterated it this close to a deadline shows they mean ...

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  4. How One Brooklyn Charter School Integrates With IntentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | WNYC-AM New York

    Michelle Plair with her third grade daughter Samantha, classmate Rebecca Adeleke and her grandmother Yvonne Sijuwade, and other family members of Community Roots students Efforts to desegregate public schools are gathering steam across the country, prodded by both grassroots pressure and the federal government. U.S. Education Secretary John King said recently that school segregation is "a critical question for our country," and called on advocates to "seize the moment."

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  5. COS to Sponsor the Guggenheim's Agnes Martin Retrospective This FallRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2016 | Women's Wear Daily

    ... country, as well as in New Mexico and New York City, where she earned a degree from Teachers College, Columbia University. In 1957, she put down stakes in lower Manhattan's Coenties Slip with neighboring artists Robert Indiana, Ellsworth Kelly, ...

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  6. Reports: Even Trump's Defense Of Trump U. Is FraudulentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Media Matters for America

    Media are already pointing out that presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's new defense of his now-defunct "Trump University" business release of unsealed court documents related to the ongoing lawsuits against Trump's business, the Trump campaign posted a three-minute video on June 1 purporting to show the "true story" from "hard-working students who can attest to the first-hand truth about Trump University." and RedState have already pointed out the questionable resumes and personal Trump ties of the three "former students" highlighted by the video.

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  7. School Finance Suits: More than Just a Legal Roll of Dice?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Education Week

    ... finance formula was unconstitutional, according to Michael Rebell, a professor at Teachers College, Columbia University, who tracks such cases . In 17 other states, judges have found that the formulas passed constitutional muster or that it was not ...

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  8. CIO Helps Prepare the Classroom of the FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | CIO Insight

    With continued growth at Teachers College, Columbia University's Graduate School of Education, Health and Psychology, the school's IT department realized it had a problem: Its infrastructure wasn't up to the task of handling the expanding needs of mobile connectivity, personal devices and overall bandwidth. Uprading the school's infrastructure was no simple task, but it was an essential one, according to Naveed Husain, CIO for Teachers College.

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  9. Course Hero Welcomes Woodrow Wilson Foundation President to Advisory...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... the Woodrow Wilson Foundation, Dr. Levine was president and professor of education at Teachers College, Columbia University, and previously served as chair of the higher education program, chair of the Institute for Educational Management, and ...

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  10. New Guide Provides Universities and Community Colleges with a Roadmap ...Read the original story

    May 17, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    Recognizing the critical need to help millions of community college students failed by current transfer practices and policies, a new report released today provides a detailed guide for two- and four-year colleges on how to improve bachelor's degree outcomes for students who start at community college. The full report, The Transfer Playbook: Essential Practices for Two- and Four-Year Colleges , from the Aspen Institute and the Community College Research Center at Teachers College, Columbia University, is available online at: http://as.pn/transfer1 .

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  11. Learning from history about the prospects for school desegregationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | District Administration

    In a new book, Making the Unequal Metropolis: School Desegregation and Its Limits, Teachers College, Columbia University historian Ansley Erickson explores the legal and political battles surrounding the desegregation of public schools in Nashville. By 1990, almost no school within Nashville's metropolitan school district had high concentrations of black or white students-making it one of the most successful examples of desegregation in the 20th century.

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  12. NYC Teens Spotlight School Funding Woes On StageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    The lawsuit, by a group known as the Campaign for Fiscal Equity , was thought to have been settled in 2006. That's when the state's highest court ruled that New York failed to provide New York City with enough money for a "sound basic education," as required by its own state constitution.

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  13. Even Einstein Struggled: Learning About Scientists' Failures Can Boost STEM GradesRead the original story

    May 2, 2016 | Newswise

    High-school students may improve their science grades by learning about the personal struggles and failed experiments of great scientists such as Albert Einstein and Marie Curie, according to a new study led by Professor Xiaodong Lin-Siegler at Teachers College, Columbia University. The study was published online by the American Psychological Association , and as part of a special issue of the Journal of Educational Psychology which was guest-edited by Lin-Siegler.

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  14. Wellness at Work: Five Tips for Staying 'In Shape' at the OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | Black Enterprise

    ... coaching/personal training, and androgynous modeling. Currently a doctoral student at Teachers College, Columbia University in New York City, Gunn lives to create and propagate holistic health and happiness through transformative language, movement, ...

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  15. "The Man Who Mends Women: The Wrath Of Hippocrates" In Award-Winning African Cinema Film SeriesRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | World News Report

    ... and 4 Grand Prizes for Best Documentary in festivals worldwide - will screen at Teachers College, Columbia University (525 West 120th Street - Room 136 Thompson) on Sunday, May 1 at 4pm. For more information about the AWARD-WINNING AFRICAN CINEMA: ...

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  16. Free tuition movement barely on community college's radarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | University Business

    ... says Melinda Karp, assistant director of the Community College Research Center at Teachers College, Columbia University. "But it hasn't reached a point where colleges are planning and budgeting for it because I'm not sure people are convinced that ...

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  17. Imagination Playground President and CEO David Krishock to Deliver...Read the original story

    Apr 16, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... EdLab is a research, design, and development unit at Teachers College, Columbia University. EdLab envisions and pilots knowledge projects for a fundamentally different education sector that is attuned to the emerging post-industrial world. EdLab ...

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  18. Windsor Locks Obituary: June Sherman, 93Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2016 | Patch.com

    She was born on July 19, 1922 in Northampton, MA, the daughter of George and Viola Feiker. She graduated from the Paul Junior High School and the Central District of Columbia High School in Washington, D.C. She was an accomplished equestrian and President of the Marksmanship Club that practiced in the basement of the high school.

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  19. Harrison Talk Offers Tips On Helping Non-English-Speaking Students SucceedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | The Harrison Daily Voice

    ... was Dr. Ernest Morrell, director of the Institute for Urban and Minority Education at Teachers College, Columbia University. Morrell spoke -- from a social, cultural and digital perspective -- about ways to get students excited about literacy and ...

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  20. Kids' fruit drinks, juices contain day's worth of sugarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | KNDO

    Many commercially sold fruit drinks and juices give kids a full day's worth of sugar in a single serving, a new British study shows. "I believe the results would be very similar if this study was conducted with fruit drink products available in the United States," said Pamela Koch, executive director of the nutrition program at Teachers College, Columbia University, in New York City.

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