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Recent News and Press

Tisch Food Center Inaugural Study: Only 39% of NYC Public Elementary Schools Have Nutrition Education

It's no secret that there is a big national effort to combat childhood obesity by providing healthy food choices in public schools. But it's not enough to offer kids fruits and vegetables; they need education about why apples and carrots are…

TC a National Leader in Awarding Doctorates to Black Students

Teachers College, Columbia University, ranks sixth among U.S. universities in granting the most doctoral degrees to black students, according to the 2014 Almanac of Higher Education released last week by The Chronicle of Higher Education.Teachers…

Making Conflict Work: TC Psychologist Peter Coleman launches his new book on Oct. 8th at TC

“What can you do when your boss holds all the cards and enjoys being a jerk? Or when an employee you really depend on is constantly whining and being difficult? Or when vitally important clients insist on being demeaning?Those questions,…

Divesting for a Healthier Climate: The Rockefeller Brothers Fund, chaired by TC Trustee Valerie Wayne (M.A. '98) , to cut ties with fossil fuels

Teachers College Trustee Valerie Rockefeller Wayne was much in the news this week as the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, which Wayne chairs, announced plans to begin divesting itself of fossil-fuel stocks because of concerns about climate change.In…

Teachers College, Columbia University Launches MA/MBA Programs to Prepare School Leaders in Education and Business Management

The Klingenstein Center for Independent School Leadership – the nation’s preeminent organization of its kind, based at Teachers College, Columbia University – has teamed with Columbia Business School and with INSEAD to launch innovative…

TCCS Gets Most Kindergarten Applicants for District 5

The Columbia Spectator had this story about Teachers College Community School:"Though Teachers College Community School is younger than the kindergartners who are starting there this fall, the four-year-old Columbia-affiliated school…