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Applied Sciences of Learning and Special Education
Teachers College, Columbia University
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Applied Sciences of Learning and Special Education
In the Department of Health and Behavior Studies

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Our New Name

Our new title, Applied Sciences of Learning and Special Education, more accurately reflects our epistemological perspective and expertise in teaching children with native disabilities as well as our strong presence in the development of inclusive general education classrooms and teacher expertise.

Welcome!

The new title of our cluster Applied Sciences of Learning and Special Education (changed from Education in 2012) more accurately reflects our epistemological perspective and expertise in teaching children with native disabilities, as well as our strong presence in the development of inclusive general education classrooms and teacher expertise.

Along with fellow faculty in the Department of Health and Behavior Studies, we are committed to science-based approaches. We see the department as consisting of much of the expertise that is needed to promote effective educational outcomes for students: health and well-being, emotional stability, adequate nutrition, addiction prevention, and optimal teaching. Our particular contribution is the teaching, learning, and behavior change expertise... read more