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Steinhardt students do lots of great things -- in the classroom and beyond. You can experience Steinhardt first hand -- through the lives of our students with posts and insights from the Steinhardt community!

Teacher Education Reinvented (read all posts)

Teacher Education Reinvented

We're here to address today’s challenges to systemic issues in the preparation and retention of qualified teachers.

  • Assessment Methods: A Look at Formal and Informal Techniques

    How we assess what students have learned is one of the most hotly debated topics in education today. High-stakes testing determines whether students get into the college of their choice and helps school districts judge the effectiveness of their teaching staff. But all this focus on testing raises concerns that the urge to test is...

    Published: Thursday, September 8th 2016 06:00 AM
  • Embedded MAT Launches with 2 Partner Networks for Inaugural 2016-’17 Class

    NYU Steinhardt’s new master of arts in teaching in secondary education embeds prospective teachers full time in high-need urban schools. The teacher education program combines an immersive teaching residency with a technology-enhanced curriculum developed by NYU Steinhardt faculty. The program will prepare students to become secondary school teachers in English, math, social studies, or science....

    Published: Thursday, April 28th 2016 10:30 AM

Jameelah Johnson - Teaching English as a Second Language (read all posts)

Jameelah Johnson - Teaching English as a Second Language

Jameelah is a graduate student our TESOL program and also tutoring NYC students after school as part of the America Reads program. Read about her experiences!

  • Too Much Going On!

    I seem pretty upbeat on here, don't I? Well, life in graduate school has its ups and downs. And I have been going through it! It is finals time...and I have presentations, papers, and formal finals to complete. I'm pretty...

    Published: Saturday, December 10th 2011 04:19 PM
  • Fridays Are Fun!

    Maybe it's the day, maybe it's the month, who knows?! This past Friday (better known as "yesterday) was nothing but crazy fun madness at the middle school. It's so hard to focus on grading when one of the teachers buys...

    Published: Sunday, December 4th 2011 03:24 AM

The Village Bite - Nutrition and Dietetics (read all posts)

The Village Bite - Nutrition and Dietetics

The life and times of Sarah, a master's student in our Nutrition and Dietetics Program. Everything from food policy to recipes.

  • Help Support ADA

    Hello all! If you're involved in the nutrition world at all, you may have heard about the CMS statement on pediatric counseling for obesity. If you're not familiar, fear not. I am here to educate. Esentially, CMS determined it will...

    Published: Friday, December 9th 2011 06:56 PM
  • Quantum Leap Delicious

    Remember a few weeks ago how I posted about my favorite brunch spots? Add this guy to the list: Quantum Leap Foods Just had brunch there with a friend (also in NYU's Nutrition program), and we are OBSESSED! This was...

    Published: Thursday, December 8th 2011 07:55 PM