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George Clement Bond Center for African Education
Teachers College, Columbia University
Welcome to the George Clement Bond Center for African Education
The George Clement Bond Center for African Education promotes research and teaching about education, broadly defined, in Africa and the African Diaspora. Its central aim is to create a community of students, faculty, and staff with common interests and commitments to the fields of Education and African Studies. Interdisciplinary study and discussion across Teachers College and Columbia University are promoted through research projects, conferences, lecture series, and courses. The Center integrates the study of African education in different programs at the College. It also promotes linkages with African universities by hosting visiting scholars, policy makers, practitioners, and activists who will present their research and experience from different disciplinary and theoretical perspectives.
Upcoming events to be updated in the fall.
Human Rights Education Curriculum, WISER
In the fall of 2018, the Human Rights in Africa class designed a human rights education (HRE) curriculum for the Women’s Institute for Secondary Education and Research (WISER) in Kenya. The class received help from the WISER team in Muhuru Bay and from the George C. Bond Center for African Education.
Director: Professor S. Garnett Russell
Location: 368 Grace Dodge Hall
525 W 120th Street, New York, NY 10027-6696