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Posts Tagged ‘Summer 2012’

MST Department YouTube Channel

By • Aug 3rd, 2012 • Category: MST Announcement

The Mathematics, Science, and Technology Department have recently launched a new YouTube Channel. The MST Department YouTube Channel gives faculty, students, and the public access to MST-produced videos of lectures, events, MST Times newsletter clips, and promotional content on the popular YouTube platform. The MST Department consists of the programs in three areas: Mathematics Education, [...]



MST Faculty, Alumni & Student Spotlight in TC Today Magazine

By • Aug 2nd, 2012 • Category: MST Announcement

Several Mathematics Science and Technology Department faculty, alumni, and current students are spotlighted in the newest issue of the TC Today, The Magazine of Teachers College, Columbia University. The articles describe the current research projects and accomplishments of MST faculty, alumni, and students. MST Faculty Spotlight Direct Reference For more information follow the links highlighted in [...]



Adjunct Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Joseph Malkevitch, Mathematics Education Program

By • Jul 31st, 2012 • Category: Mathematics Education

Dr. Joseph Malkevitch, an Adjunct Professor in the Mathematics Education Program, has taught Advanced Topics in Geometry, Advanced Game Theory in Mathematics Education and co-taught Mathematical Modeling. He is a retired professor from York College of the City University of New York (CUNY) and the Graduate Center at CUNY. He was born and raised in [...]



Current Student Spotlight: Dr. Francis Oh, Science Education, Ph.D. 2013

By • Jul 31st, 2012 • Category: Science Education

Dr. Francis Oh, DDS, is a current Science Education student in the Ph.D. in Science Education program at Teachers College. He was born in South Korea, and came to United States when he was a freshman in high school. He is a product of the K-12 system of both South Korea and United States. He [...]



Current Student Spotlight: Benjamin Pass, Science and Dental Education, M.A. 2013

By • Jul 31st, 2012 • Category: Science Education

Benjamin Pass, is a current Science Education student in the Science and Dental Medicine Education M.A. program. Benjamin was born in Ohio; he has lived in several places, mostly Michigan, but has also lived in Florida and Colorado. He attended college in Colorado at the United States Air Force Academy and majored in biochemistry. Benjamin [...]



Spotlight Science Education’s Newest Program – Science and Dental Education Program

By • Jul 31st, 2012 • Category: Lead Story, Science Education

The Science and Dental Medicine Master of Arts program is the newest addition to the Science Education program at Teachers College.  The 32-point M.A. degree in Science and Dental Education serves students whose professional interests are centered in the enhancement of teaching and learning in the fields of oral and dental surgery; based on scientific [...]



TC Alumni Association – MST Alumni Message

By • Jul 31st, 2012 • Category: MST Announcement

Dear MST Alumni,  As you may know the mission of the Alumni Association is to re-connect you, our alumni, to Teachers College. As President of the Alumni Council, the Association’s governing body, I wish to congratulate all of the recent MST graduates and welcome you as the newest members of the TC Alumni Association. Part [...]



Publications & Presentations

By • Jul 31st, 2012 • Category: Publications & Presentations

Faculty, Adjunct, Student and Alumni Publications and Presentations Boda, P.  (2012).  Elicit/Engage: Using Anonymous Interview Protocol In ‘Do-Now’ Activities For Student-Generated Curricular Tools.  Abstract accepted for Colloquium on P-12 STEM Education Research, Minneapolis, MN. Cocciolo, A. (2012). [Keynote Address] Using Library Technologies to Promote a Participatory Culture: Social Media meets the Academic Library. VTLS User [...]



Accomplishments & Announcements

By • Jul 31st, 2012 • Category: Accomplishments, Announcements

 Faculty, Adjunct, Student and Alumni Accomplishments & Announcements Mr. Phillip Boda, Science Education Ed.M. 2014, Abstract accepted for a 1-hour interactive break-out session on an inquiry-based pedagogical strategy to use student prior knowledge and personal interest as tools to develop curricular maps for specific student populations. Breakout session consists of participants being active learners of [...]