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We Have To Trust Each Other: Functional Adult Networks Create Social Capital for Students  ☆

Current research on social capital shows that vast and varied structural and functional networks affect student achievement on high-stakes, state-mandated student achievement tests.  Student success is, therefore, affected not only by the students' own disposition and characteristics, but also affected by social capital in the forms of community support, parental involvement in and support of …

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Marissa Hanson, Reading Buddy! 

Marissa Hanson holds a Bachelor's of Music degree in vocal performance from New York University with a concentration in music theatre. She is currently pursuing a Masters degree in Music Education at Teachers College, Columbia University. In addition to her studies, Marissa has begun her fifth year of teaching at The Diller Quaile School of …

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Aura Abing, Reading Buddy! 

Hello!  My name is Aura Frances G. Abing. I was born and raised in sunny California and did the big move to the East Coast last year. I attended the University of California, Berkeley where I majored in Psychology with minors in Education and Interdisciplinary Studies of Early Childhood. I worked comprehensively in tutoring programs …

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Terrance McKnight, Math Buddy! 

Greetings!  I am Terrance McKnight, a Zankel Urban Fellow Math Buddy; this is my 2nd year in the program, as my joyous experience last year inspired me to pursue this opportunity again. This is my 2nd and final year in the Master of Arts in Organizational Psychology program at Teachers College.  I currently hold a …

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Alicia Chung, Math Buddy! 

My name is Alicia Chung and I am a first-year Math Buddy. I grew up in New York City and am a native of the Harlem schooldistricts. After graduating from A. Philip Randolph High School in 2001, I pursued my BA/MPH at Tufts University. During this …

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Vanessa Dabel, Math Buddy 

Hello, my name is Vanessa Dabel and I am so excited to be a Math Buddy! I am a first year MA student in the Developmental Psychology program at Teachers College, with a concentration in Risk, Resilience, and Prevention.  I recently graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a BA in Psychology and a minor in Italian Studies.  I am …

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Ewelina Kotowska, Reading Buddy! 

Hi, My name is Ewelina Kotowska and I will be a TC Reading Buddy this year. I am originally from Poland, but grew up in several cities of Long Island, New York. I received my B.A. in Psychology from the University at Buffalo and I am now continuing my studies in pursuit of a Master …

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Taylor Knotts, Math Buddy! 

My name is Taylor Knotts, and I just moved to New York City in August 2010 from Atlanta, GA where I was born and raised. Iattended the University of Georgia and graduated in 2007 with a degree in Biology. Since then I have been working in …

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Ada Ukonu, Reading Buddy! 

Hello my name is Ada Ukonu and I am a new addition to the Reading and Math Buddies program. I am currently pursing my MA in Clinical Psych at Teacher’s College with the goal of receiving my PhD in the field. In addition, I plan to pursue a concentration in African American Studies. I believe …

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Nicole Callahan, Reading Buddy! 

Hey!  My name is Nicole Callahan and I'm really looking forward to participating in the Reading Buddy program.  I'm a first year PhD student in the English Education program, interested in examining reading as process of constructing meaning through drafting and revision, and the ways that understanding and revealing this process can help students with …

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Shawnee Cohn, Math Buddy! 

Hi! My name is Shawnee Cohn and I am very much looking forward to being a Math Buddy this year. I am currently pursuing an M.A. in Cognitive Studies in Education at Teachers College. I have a B.A. in communication with a minor in human development …

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Lily Moselle, Reading Buddy! 

Hello, my name is Lily Moselle and I am excited to be a Zankel Urban Fellow Reading Buddy this year. In addition to being a buddy, I am also a full time student at Teachers College working towards my Masters in Art education with initial certification k-12.  I have my BA in fine art with …

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