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MARCH 2013

Tae Hong Park of Music Department Receives Google Grant to Create Sound Map

Children's IQGoogle is funding ‘Citygram One,’ an interactive sound map created by Tae Hong Park, an associate professor of music technology, which seeks to decode, map, and visualize information such as noise pollution, traffic patterns, and mood.

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Math Anxiety is the Focus of a Study by Rose Vukovic of Department of Teaching and Learning

Perry HalkitisRose Vukovic, assistant professor of special education, has published two studies on math anxiety in children. “Parents, teachers, and schools play an incredibly important role in combating the factors that put children at risk for poor performance,” the researcher said.

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Thinking of Quitting Facebook? Laura Portwood-Stacer’s Study Says You’re Not Alone

Digital LearningA study by Laura Portwood-Stacer, visiting assistant professor of media, culture, and communication, finds that most users who take a break from the social media platform have ethical and political concerns about media services like Facebook.

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Steinhardt In Depth: Understanding Common Core State Standards

In coming years, teachers and administrators throughout the country will be integrating Common Core Standards into their classrooms. A recent policy forum and interview with Susan B. Neuman, professor of literacy education, offer insight into what the new standards mean for schools and students.

VideoChallenges Schools Face in Implementing and Evaluating Common Core State Standards is the Topic of Steinhardt’s Education Policy Breakfast Forum

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VideoSusan B. Neuman Answers Questions about the Difficulties Facing Teachers and Low-Income Students in Adopting Common Core Standards

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Grants and Gifts

Competitions sponsored by the Steinhardt School are supporting faculty projects and artistic creations.

Steinhardt's Clinical Faculty Fellowship will enable Teboho Moja to study how findings inform global education policy.

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Randolph Mowry will use his Clinical Faculty Fellowship to undertake an analysis of literature related to counseling Deaf people.

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Steinhardt's Faculty Challenge Grant supported the creation of Gabriel Alegría's new album, Ciudad De Los Reyes.

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