Teachers College, Columbia University News: Policy http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news News at Teachers College, Columbia University en-us Copyright 2014 Teachers College, Columbia University webmaster@tc.columbia.eduacquaro@exchange.tc.columbia.edu https://www.tc.columbia.edu/images/tclogo.gif Teachers College, Columbia University http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news New TC Center on College Remediation Launches at White House Ceremony http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=9623 8/13/2014 New TC Center on College Remediation Launches at White House Ceremony iBrown/i at 60: Segregations Suburban Legacy http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=9479 5/14/2014 Sixty years after Brown v. Board of Education, separate and unequal is alive and well in suburbia iBrown/i at 60: Segregations Suburban Legacy TCs Chatterji Co-Hosts EdWeek Blog on Assessment http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=9429 3/13/2014 The first blog entry, by Madhabi Chatterji, the director of TCs Assessment and Evaluation Research Initiative, debuts this week, with guests to follow. TCs Campaign for Educational Equity Collaborates on New Pre-K Proposal http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=9235 10/24/2013 The Campaign, along with the Center for Childrens Initiatives, released a comprehensive proposal to make quality preschool available in New York State. TCs Campaign for Educational Equity Collaborates on New Pre-K Proposal Canvassing the Candidates http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=9170 8/2/2013 A Mayoral Forum at TC puts the arts and culture center stage Canvassing the Candidates A Blueprint for Closing the Gap http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8863 2/20/2013 As reported in a href=http://ca.news.yahoo.com/closing-education-achievement-gap-blue-ribbon-panel-offers-004848932.htmlYahoo Canada/a, in its final a href=http://www.foreachandeverychild.org/The_Report.htmlreport/a to Education Secretary Arne Duncan, a blue-ribbon, federally appointed panel that includes TCs Michael Rebell has issued guidelines for closing the nations education achievement gap. A Blueprint for Closing the Gap Kossoff Lecture at TC Features Education Debate Between Advisers to Candidates Obama and Romney http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8694 10/17/2012 Debating at TC, the education advisors to Obama and Romney differ on the role of the federal government, funding, NCLB and more Kossoff Lecture at TC Features Education Debate Between Advisers to Candidates Obama and Romney A Consensus that Poverty Really Does Influence Education Outcomes http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8685 9/27/2012 At a recent TC gathering of top education researchers, the consensus was that poverty really does influence educational outcomes A Consensus that Poverty Really Does Influence Education Outcomes Following Report of Community College Research, Connecticut Limits Use of Remedial Courses http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8535 5/10/2012 The state passed a law limiting remedial enrollment at community colleges to one semester, after TCs Community College Research Center research found that many students were being unnecessarily assigned to non-credit remedial classes. Following Report of Community College Research, Connecticut Limits Use of Remedial Courses CCRCs Tom Bailey: New Ways to Calculate College Graduation Rates are Major Step Forward, If Flawed http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8468 4/18/2012 Writing for The Hechinger Report, Bailey, chair of the DOE national Committee on Measures of Student Success, says students should be individually tracked across institutions. CCRCs Tom Bailey: New Ways to Calculate College Graduation Rates are Major Step Forward, If Flawed