Addressing the Agenda: Education & Public Health in the New Administration


ADDRESSING THE AGENDA: Education & Public Health in the New Administration

Thursday, February 25, 2021
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Office of College Events
Open to:
TC Community


The Biden-Harris Administration faces major policy and political challenges in the education realm. Panelists will debate such urgent issues as navigating the pandemic, restoring protections for students, cultivating safe school climates, and creating an equitable and actively anti-racist education opportunities to determine what should be at the TOP of the Biden-Harris educational and public health agendas.


  • John Allegrante; Professor of Health Education, Teachers College
  • Jeffrey Henig; Professor of Political Science and Education, Teachers College
  • Lynn Kagan; Virginia and Leonard Marx Professor of Early Childhood  and Family Policy, Co-Director, National Center for Children & Families, Teachers College
  • Pamela Koch; Research Associate Professor, Program in Nutrition, Executive Director, Laurie M. Tisch Center for Food, Education & Policy, Teachers College
  • Kimberly Noble; Professor of Neuroscience and Education, Teachers College
  • Sonali Rajan; Associate Professor of Health Education, Teachers College 
  • Judith Scott-Clayton; Associate Professor of Economics and Education, Teachers College
  • Basil Anthony Smikle (Moderator); Adjunct Assistant Professor of Education, Teachers College

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