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2010-2011 Inductee Highlighted by Teachers College  ☆

Colette Mazzucelli, a 2010-2011 Kappa Chapter inductee, was highlighted by Teachers College for her entrepreneurial skill. TC points to Colette's extracurricular work in helping map crises. From the article: For Mazzucelli, an adjunct professor at the Center for Global Affairs at New York University and the Department of Political Science at Hofstra University, crisis mapping …

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I Teach NYC: Recruiting at TC 

Nina Sethi is a TC student working on her M.A. in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL).  She is also the Campus Ambassador to the Department of Education and would like to give you some information about applying to teach in the NYC schools.  If you have any questions or need additional information, …

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Call for Proposals: KDP Centennial Conference  ☆

Call for Proposals: Leadership through Service Are you helping improve New York City? Do you work with youth to improve their leadership skills? Does your research take you into the community? Have you done research on adult learning or continuing education? Share your work: submit a proposal! Who The Entire TC and CU Community Free …

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Kappa Chapter in the News!  ☆

Kappa Chapter is featured on the KDP main page! Check out the blurb on our work with the fall charity book drive. From the page: The Kappa Chapter at Teachers College, Columbia University donated 16 boxes of books to Better World Books, who will sell the books online and donate most of the proceeds to educational …

Posted 89 months ago by

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Another Successful Charity Book Drive! 

Thanks to all those who donated, the Fall 2010 charity  book drive was a great success! We shipped off 16 full boxes of donated books to our partner, Better World Books. That's a 75% increase over our spring shipment. They'll resell those books online, and donate most of the proceeds to educational relief efforts in …

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Fall Book Drive for Education Relief  ☆

Want to do something amazing with those textbooks cluttering up your home or office? We have a solution that benefits our campus, the earth, and students around the world! Be Green! Be responsible! Help out your fellow man by improving literacy while at the same time diverting these books from landfills. Donate your unwanted college-level …

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Kappa Delta Pi, international honor society in education 


Reposted from Arts & Humanities. Written by Sandy.

On March 8th, 1911, a group of the top educators in America (yes, including John Dewey) gathered at the University of Illinois to form an honors society in education. Nearly 100 years later, Kappa Delta Pi continues to honor the achievements of educators and promote excellence in education. The members of the Kappa Chapter at …

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Avoiding race: White teachers’ talk about Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath 

This was a lecture co-sponsored by Kappa Chapter.


Reposted from Social Studies & Education. Written by Sandy.

We are still learning from Hurricane Katrina and the resulting displacement of huge populations from the American Gulf Coast. One of the many topics still discussed is the role of inequality in the event and its aftermath. Many such discussions have focused on income disparities, or how certain populations were disproportionately impacted by the hurricane …

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