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  • Educational Equity at the Village Level

    Educational Equity at the Village Level

    TC Professor Mun Tsang is leading the fight to fund schooling for China's rural poor and through his Center for Chinese Education is helping drive faculty research and outreach projects in the Asian nation.
    Published: 8/6/2009

  • Namibia

    Namibia's Great Educator

    In building a unified school system, Prime Minister Nahas Angula, a TC alumnus, has helped lead his country out of the apartheid era.
    Published: 7/14/2009

  • Study Surprisingly Finds 47% of Israeli-Jews Believe that the 1948 Palestinian Refugees were Expelled by Israel

    Study Surprisingly Finds 47% of Israeli-Jews Believe that the 1948 Palestinian Refugees were Expelled by Israel

    A TC doctoral student's new study reveals a more critical view of the 'Zionist narrative' of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
    Published: 4/6/2009

  • TC to Partner with Turkish University

    TC to Partner with Turkish University

    The College will help Bahçeşehir University develop a school of education and create a center for education and economic development.
    Published: 2/9/2009

  • Translating for Peace in the Middle East

    Translating for Peace in the Middle East

    Morton Deutsch, TC's legendary Professor Emeritus, co-edited a classic in the field, The Handbook of Conflict Resolution: Theory and Practice. Now, thanks to a TC doctoral student and her mentor, negotiators in the Middle East will have the handbook in Arabic to guide them in their efforts.
    Published: 12/8/2008 1:50:00 PM

  • TC, Dominican Republic Set to Develop Partnership

    TC, Dominican Republic Set to Develop Partnership

    President Susan Fuhrman has signed a letter of intent to work with the Caribbean country in its efforts to revamp its educational system.
    Published: 12/8/2008

  • "Conversations Across Cultures" Series Focuses on South Asian Art

    "Conversations Across Cultures" Series Focuses on South Asian Art

    Just how does one understand a painting by a Pakistani artist that is titled, "What is So Pakistani About this Painting"? Such preoccupations with identity were typical of the artists, musicians and educators who gathered at TC on Halloween weekend for South Asian Imaginaries, a two-day, for-credit symposium on contemporary art in Pakistan, India and other countries in the region that increasingly are commanding attention on the world's artistic stage.
    Published: 12/1/2008

  • Chinese Principals Visit TC, New York City Public Schools

    Chinese Principals Visit TC, New York City Public Schools

    Jin Qiu Zhang, headmaster at Dayu Branch Middle School in Beijing, learned about the American educational system during a visit to Teachers College. Zhang was one of 15 Chinese principals who visited New York City public schools headed by administrators in TC's Cahn Fellows Program for Distinguished New York City Principals.
    Published: 12/1/2008

  • TC Partners with Private Women

    TC Partners with Private Women's College in Saudi Arabia

    Teachers College has entered into a memorandum of understanding with Dar Al Hekma College, a private women's college in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The agreement was formally signed by TC President Susan Fuhrman and Dar Al Hekma Dean Suhair Al-Qurashi at a ceremony at Teachers College in late November.
    Published: 11/21/2008

  • An Icelandic Connection: Teachers College and Reykjavik University

    An Icelandic Connection: Teachers College and Reykjavik University

    In June, Teachers College signed a memorandum of understanding with Iceland's Reykjavik University that will encourage and support a wide range of academic exchanges between the two institutions over the next three years.
    Published: 8/4/2008

  • Developing Young Leaders in India

    Developing Young Leaders in India

    Teachers College has received a $750,000 grant from The Global Education and Leadership Foundation (tGELF) to help develop and assess a leadership curriculum for junior high and high school students at a group of schools in India. tGELF is an Initiative of the The Nand and Jeet Khemka Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the SUN Group, an energy corporation based in India and Russia.
    Published: 4/28/2008

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