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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. UNC Charlotte Participating in National Research Study on College AdvisingRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2017 | Newswise

    Feb. 8, 2017 - Does sustained, intensive college advising that taps the strength of people and technology help students graduate? That question is the focus of a national research project for which UNC Charlotte and two other higher education institutions have been selected to participate. The Community College Research Center at Teachers College, Columbia University, and MDRC, an independent research organization, are conducting a study of technology-mediated advising at UNC Charlotte, Montgomery County Community College in Pennsylvania and at California State University, Fresno.

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  13. LEA honors 10 educators with 2017 awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    ... Louis, Beckmann earned a master's degree in educational administration in 1960 from Teachers College, Columbia University, New York. "Even though he has been in the ministry for 50-plus years, he still studies current trends in all different aspects ...

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  14. 11 revealing answers DeVos gave to Democratic senatorsa questions...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | The Washington Post

    President Trump points at Betsy DeVos, his nominee for education secretary, at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J. I recently published an analysis by Aaron Pallas, a professor at Teachers College, Columbia University, of answers that Michigan billionaire Betsy DeVos, President Trump's nominee for education secretary, gave to 139-plus questions sent to her by Sen. Patty Murray , the ranking Democrat on the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee. Murray wasn't the only Democrat to send questions to DeVos after her performance at the committee's Jan. 17 confirmation hearing, where she displayed a lack of understanding of key education issues.

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  15. The good, evasive and very bad answers Betsy DeVos gave to questions from Democrats about educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... to Murray. This was written by Aaron Pallas, professor of sociology and education at Teachers College, Columbia University; it was produced by, and appeared on the website of, The Hechinger Report , a nonprofit, independent news website focused on ...

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  16. Under DeVos, Here's How School Choice Might WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Michigan Radio

    ... federal education budget," points out Samuel Abrams, an expert in education policy at Teachers College, Columbia University. The Florida program, created by the Legislature in 2001, has been popular. In the 2015-2016 school year, 92,000 students ...

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  17. Democracy Building and Post-Soviet Education: The Case of ArmeniaRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2017 | Groong

    ... University. She completed her doctorate in International Education Development at Teachers College, Columbia University. She managed international education projects funded by the US State Department and USAID for the past 12 years and has been an ...

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  18. Pressure Mounts on Higher Ed. to Improve Principal PreparationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Education Week

    It was a scathing assessment of how most of the nation's principals are prepared: in university-based programs too eager to admit candidates and too detached from the realities of the job. And it's a critique that still holds true for some programs despite signs of progress, said Arthur Levine, the former president of Teachers College, Columbia University, who rendered that harsh evaluation of university-based principal preparation in a 2005 report, Educating School Leaders.

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  19. Ultimate Medical Academy Announces Inaugural K-20 Education Summit...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... Lyiscott, postdoctoral fellow at the Institute for Urban and Minority Education of Teachers College, Columbia University in New York City; and Chris Lehmann, founding principal of the Science Leadership Academy, a progressive science and technology ...

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

    Jan 10, 2017 | 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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