Steinhardt Selected for ‘100Kin10’ to Help Boost Supply of Teachers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math

NYU Steinhardt has been selected for 100Kin10, a collaborative movement created in response to the United States’ need for 100,000 new, excellent science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) teachers in 10 years. The formation of 100Kin10 follows the Obama Administration’s 2009 announcement to move U.S. students from the middle to the top of the pack […]

Institute for Education and Social Policy Awarded NSF Grant to Research Teacher Education in Earth Science

NYU’s Institute for Education and Social Policy has received a $500,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to research teacher preparation in earthscience. It is part of a $2.8 million grant awarded to the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH). Under the grant, “An Innovative Approach to Earth Science Teacher Preparation: Uniting Science, Informal Science […]