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Edmund Adjapong is using hip-hop to engage teens in science
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TC's New Campaign Leaders are Passionate, Knowledgeable and Ready to Rock
TC's New Campaign Leaders are Passionate, Knowledgeable and Ready to Rock

TC President Susan Fuhrman has announced Trustees Marla Schaefer (M.A.'03), Leslie Nelson and Bill Rueckert as the new leaders of the College's $300 million campaign, Where the Future Comes First: The Campaign for Teachers College.
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A $3 Million Gift by TC Trustee Ruth Gottesman Creates Scholarships for Preservice Science and Math Teachers
A $3 Million Gift by TC Trustee Ruth Gottesman Creates Scholarships for Preservice Science and Math Teachers

As Professor Emeritus at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Teachers College Trustee Ruth L. Gottesman (M.A., 1952; Ed.D., 1968) has seen firsthand the results of good teaching in science and math.
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Emdin, GZA on PBS Newshour With Rap Genius

Christopher Emdin

Christopher Emdin, Assistant Professor of Science Education

Professor Christopher Emdin and GZA, the Rap Artist from the Wu Tang Clan, demonstrate their Rap Science B.A.T.T.L.E. contest at Bronx Compass High School. Watch the video below and check out the shout-out to Emdin and GZA by Scientific American blogger and biologist DNLee.

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Watch Songs for Biology: Students Write Hip-Hop to Learn Science on PBS. See more from PBS NewsHour.

Meanwhile, Dr. Emdin talks about Science B.A.T.T.L.E.S. on THNKR TV

CBS News also visited a high school with GZA and Emdin.

The CBS piece is also available on the blog Jezebel.

Yahoo's OMG web magazine had this to say about the Science B.A.T.T.L.E: Wu-Tang Clan’s GZA is the world’s coolest Grade 9 science teacher