Teachers College, Columbia University News: Volume 37, No. 1 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 Honoring a Champion of the History of Education http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8788 Larry Cremin was a magical teacher, says Trustee Sue Ann Weinberg (Ed.D. 97). He was so widely read, and he had such a broad understanding of education.brbr To honor the former TC President and Pulitzer Prize-winning historian, who was also her dissertation adviser, Sue Ann has given a substantial gift that honors Lawrence Cremins vision and memory by laying the foundation for a center for the History of Education. He's a Partner - at TC as Well as on Wall Street http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8762 I think we are just at the beginning and can aspire to change the lives of thousands of homeless youth, says Phil Armstrong, Co-Chief Operating Officer for Goldman Sachss Operations Division. At Armstrongs recommendation, Goldman Sachs Gives has made substantial grants to fund TCs work with Covenant House. Ensuring Financial Literacy for Tomorrow's Citizens http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8787 A generous gift from Joyce B. Cowin (M.A. 52), who is a TC alumna and longtime Trustee, is funding a partnership among Teachers College, the New York City Department of Education and the nonprofit Working in Support of Education (W!SE): The Cowin Financial Literacy Project, a unique professional development program for New York City public school teachers working with students in grades 9-12. Eating Smarter http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8765 When patients relearn the seeming innate act of swallowing, their brains change -- and their lives can, too How Faith Heals http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8761 Half a century ago, people were asking, Is God dead? Now TC is offering a new masters degree program in spirituality and psychology A New Paradigm for Understanding Health Disparities http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=9230 A teacher may enjoy the beautiful leaves of autumn, but once in the classroom may be stunned by empty seats -- particularly in an inner-city school. Asthma, which in some neighborhoods disproportionately affects children of color by a 6-to-1 margin, is contributing to absenteeism. Preparing the Next Generation of Literacy Specialists http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8786 Literacy is the freedom to expand ones thought, ones mind, ones confidence, says Evalyn Edwards Milman (M.A. 64), who has given Teachers College $1 million to establish the Evalyn Edwards Milman Literacy Fellowship. Taking Student Health to Scale http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8769 Last year, when Colorado began offering a new public school program that enables kids to grab breakfast off a lobby cart and chow down during their first-period classes, some teachers and administrators raised concerns. Reaching Patients Where They Are http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8760 A Community of Healing http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8771 The Power of Positive Patients http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8763 Cutting Through the Noise http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8770 A Very Patient Advocate http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8779 Putting Her Best Foot Forward http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8780 A Fencer with an Edge http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8781 Running the Numbers http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8782 Helping All Women to Have It All http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8783 Up on the Roof http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8784 Looking Kids in the Eye, Every Day http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8785 Not Very Tall, But Bigger Than Life http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8773 E. John Rosenwald Jr. is not only a master fundraiser, but also a fount of wisdom and a force of nature who can prod institutions to reinvent themselves. Head Games http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8767 Giving P.E. a Second Wind http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8768 On Management - Bedside and Lakeside http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8744 Changing the Odds for Math Success http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8745 As Nurses go, So Goes Health Care http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8772 At the Mysak Clinic, A Growing Emphasis on the Brain http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8766 A Different Kind of Health Insurance http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8764 A New Paradigm for Understanding Health Disparities http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8759 Professionalizing Pakistan's Teachers http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8750 Creating a Space for Peace http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8789 Marla recently gave a $575,000 gift to renovate just about everything at the International Center for Cooperation and Conflict Resolution (ICCCR), headed by Peter Coleman, Associate Professor of Psychology and Education. Her gift will create the Marla L. Schaefer Office Suite at the ICCCR. President's Letter http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8743 Presidents Letter At TC http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8746 A School Arrives http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8747 TCCS celebrates its new home Saying Yes to Science http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8748 A New Director for TC's Cahn Fellows http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8749 Sue Named to UNESCO Panel http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8751 The Elephant in the Classroom http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8752 A Masterclass Study Guide http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8753 Connecting Teaching to Research http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8754 Dear TC Alumni and Community: http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8755 Honoring Derrick Bell's Legacy http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8756 Celebrating a Tradition for Tomorrow http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8757 Representing the Candidates on Education http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8758 Alumni News: Part 1 http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8774 Alumni Association President's Message http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8775 Alumni News: Part 2 http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8776 Class Notes http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8777 In Memoriam http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8778