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Touro College and University System Teams up with the Smithsonian Science Education Center to Transform the Teaching and Learning of Science

October 18, 2018
Conference series launched to teach educators about next generation science innovations and further engage NYC students

The Touro College and University System today announced a collaboration with the Smithsonian Science Education Center. The collaboration will include conference programs for science educators as well as joint research projects and internship opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students, developed to enhance science instruction by educating teachers and administrators working for the New York City Department of Education.

Touro College Names New Dean of Graduate School of Education

April 19, 2018
Innovator, Educational Leader and Researcher to Prepare Next Generation of Teachers

New York, NY—Dr. Jacob Easley II was appointed Dean of the Touro College Graduate School of Education, Touro President Dr. Alan Kadish announced today. 

Graduate School Commencement Speaker Claribel Riss: Going the Distance

June 07, 2016

New York, N.Y. – For several years, Claribel Riss, a resident of East Stroudsburg, PA, has traveled at least 75 miles to her job as a teacher at a Bronx middle school, and to Touro College Graduate School of Education (GSE) in New York City, where she earned her second master’s degree this year in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages).   

Third Year In a Row: Touro College Ranked #1 in NYS for Awarding Most Graduate Education Degrees to Minorities

December 10, 2015
Touro College Graduate School of Education awarded more Master of Education degrees to minority students than any other college or university in New York State

New York, NYFor the third year in a row, Touro College Graduate School of Education awarded more Master of Education degrees to minority students than any other college or university in New York State, according to the magazine, Diverse: Issues in Higher Education.

Touro College to Honor Black History Month with Civil and Voting Rights Symposium

February 11, 2015
Black History Month Symposium

NEW YORK, NY – As the national discourse over civil and voting rights reaches a critical stage, Touro College will convene a symposium that highlights the progress and ongoing challenges of the movement and offers solutions for the future.

Touro College Ranked #1 in N.Y. State Second Year In A Row For Awarding Most Graduate Education Degrees to Minorities

November 07, 2014

For the second year in a row, Touro College Graduate School of Education awarded more master’s degrees to minority students than any other college or university in New York State, according to the magazine, Diverse: Issues in Higher Education

Dr. Osnat Zaken Joins Editorial Board at Journal of Education Finance

September 30, 2014

Touro College in New York City is pleased to announce that Dr. Osnat Zaken, associate professor at Touro’s Graduate School of Education, has recently been appointed to the editorial advisory board of the Journal of Education Finance (JEF), a leading resource in the study of public school funding.

Spring Lake Resident Named Interim Dean at Touro’s Graduate School of Education

September 15, 2014

New York, NY--Dr. Arnold Spinner of Spring Lake, New Jersey, was named Interim Dean of the Touro College Graduate School of Education. Dr. Spinner served as Associate Dean of Academic Affairs at Touro’s Graduate School of Education since 2010 and was previously Associate Dean of Research and Administration at New York University’s Steinhardt School of Education for more than forty years. 

Touro College Adds New Master’s Degree to Increase Science Teaching

July 31, 2014

New York, N.Y. – In partnership with New York Medical College (NYMC), Touro College’s Graduate School of Education (GSE) will be offering a new Master of Science in Biology Education starting in fall 2014.

Dr. Brenda Strassfeld Appointed to Editorial Board of International Journal of Technology in Mathematics

July 29, 2014

New York, N.Y. - Touro College’s Graduate School of Education is pleased to announce that Dr. Brenda Strassfeld, chair of the GSE’s Mathematics Education Program, has been appointed to the editorial board of the International Journal of Technology in Mathematics Education.