Teachers College Trustee James P. Comer, M.D., is Maurice Falk Professor of Child Psychiatry at the Yale Child Study Center and Associate Dean of the Yale School of Medicine. He is the founder of the Yale School Development Program.Comer is internationally known for his creation in 1968 of the Comer School Development Program, now viewed as the forerunner of most modern school reform efforts. His 10 books include Maggie's American Dream, Leave No Child Behind and, most recently What I Learned In School: Reflections on Race, Child Development and School Reform.
- TC Trustee James Comer Profiled in Diverse Issues in Higher Education (www.tc.edu)
- Bottling Common Sense (TC Today magazine)
- Daring to Change U.S. Education (www.tc.edu)
- Lunching With A Legend (www.tc.edu)
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Published Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013