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  • How Do Children Learn Science? Questions for Okhee Lee, Professor of Childhood Education
    Okhee Lee is a professor of childhood education in NYU Steinhardt’s Department of Teaching and Learning.  She leads a collaborative research project between NYU and Stanford University to develop instructional materials aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) that promotes science learning and language learning of elementary students including English learners (Els). She is […] (Read Story)
  • Steinhardt Alumna Addresses Opioid Epidemic Through Drama Therapy
    How can the arts be used to tackle the opioid epidemic, one of America’s most prominent health issues? Ana Bess Moyer Bell (MA ’16), Drama Therapy program alumna and founder of nonprofit COAAST (Creating Outreach About Addiction Support Together), is using therapeutic theatre to fight stigma around addiction and foster a supportive community for those […] (Read Story)
  • Hirokazu Yoshikawa Named 2018 Fellow of the American Academy of Political and Social Science
    Hirokazu Yoshikawa, the Courtney Sale Ross Professor of Globalization and Education at NYU Steinhardt, has been named the 2018 James S. Coleman Fellow of the American Academy of Political and Social Science (AAPSS).  He is among five scholars inducted into the Academy in 2018. Established in 1889, AAPSS advances science and public policy by bringing […] (Read Story)