Steinhardt School

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Deborah Meier
... often considered the founder of the modern small schools movement ... and director of the alternative Central Park East school, which embraced progressive ideals in the tradition of John Dewey in an effort to provide better education for children in East Harlem, within the New ... for two other small public elementary schools, Central Park East II and River East, both in East Harlem ...
Steinhardt School Of Culture, Education, And Human Development - History
... Founded in 1890 as the School of Pedagogy, New York University's Steinhardt School was the first professional school devoted to teacher education established at an American university ... In 1910, the School established the first university chair in experimental education in the United States ... From 1920 to 1930 the School saw an expansion in enrollment from 993 to over 9500 students ...

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