Alan Shapiro (education reformer)
Alan Shapiro (January 15, 1926 – January 28, 2011) was an American educator and educational reformer who became a leading contributor to Teachable Moment, a New York City-based teacher education proje...
Mary Swartz Rose
Mary Swartz Rose (October 31, 1874 – February 1, 1941) was an influential American laboratory scientist and educator in the fields of nutrition and dietetics.
Rose graduated from high school ...
Charles Alston
Charles Henry Alston (November 28, 1907 – April 27, 1977) was an African-American painter, sculptor, illustrator, muralist and teacher who lived and worked in the New York City neighborhood of Harlem....
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Peter Alsop
Peter Alsop (born September 18, 1946) is an American musician whose work has ranged from satirical music for adults to children's music.
Alsop was born in Connecticut and graduated from Trinity Co...
Maya Lawrence
Maya Lawrence (born 1980) is an American fencer and part of the United States Fencing Team at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, where she participated in the individual and team épée events in the F...
Thomas S. Popkewitz
Thomas S. Popkewitz (born August 16, 1940) is a curriculum theorist and professor from the United States of America, on the faculty at the University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Education. His stu...
Tao Xingzhi
Tao Xingzhi (Chinese: 陶行知; pinyin: Táo Xíngzhī; Wade–Giles: T'ao Hsing-chih; 1891–1946), was a renowned 20th-century Chinese educator and reformer. He studied at Teachers College, Columbia...
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Dorothy P. Lathrop
Dorothy Pulis Lathrop (April 16, 1891 – December 30, 1980) was an American writer and illustrator of children's books. She was born in Albany, New York. During a prolific career spanning from 1...
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Joan Dye Gussow
Joan Dye Gussow (born 1928) is a professor, author, food policy expert, environmentalist and gardener. The New York Times has called her the "matriarch of the eat-locally-think-globally food movement....
Neil Postman
Neil Postman (March 8, 1931 – October 5, 2003) was an American author, media theorist and cultural critic, who is best known by the general public for his 1985 book about television, Amusing Ours...
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Kevin Jennings
Kevin Brett Jennings (born May 8, 1963) is an American educator, author, and administrator. He was the Assistant Deputy Secretary for the Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools at the U.S. Department of...
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Hildegard Peplau
Hildegard E. Peplau (September 1, 1909 - March 17, 1999) was an American nurse and the first published nursing theorist since Florence Nightingale and created the middle-range nursing theory of interp...
Muriel Coleman
Muriel Evelyn Coleman (1917–2003) was an American designer who was a member of the Pacific Design Group based in California. She designed furniture through the material scarcity of post-World War II, ...
John C. McAdams
John C. McAdams (born October 26, 1945) is an American associate professor of political science at Marquette University. McAdams teaches courses on American politics and public policy and the John F. ...
Ennis Cosby
William Henry "Bill" Cosby Jr. (born July 12, 1937) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, author, and activist.Cosby's start in stand-up comedy began at the hungry i in San Francisco, followed by l...
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C. Scott Vanderhoef
C. Scott Vanderhoef was the County Executive of Rockland County, New York from 1995 to 2013 and was the Republican and Conservative Party nominee for Lieutenant Governor of New York in the 2006 statew...
Michael Apple
Michael W. Apple (born 1942) is an educational theorist specialized on education and power, cultural politics, curriculum theory and research, critical teaching, and the development of democratic scho...
Howard A. Ozmon
Howard Augustine Ozmon, Jr. (born 1929) is a retired professor emeritus of Virginia Commonwealth University.He lived in Portsmouth, Virginia, and received an A.A. degree from St. Bernard College in Al...
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Edward C. Elliott
Edward Charles Elliott (December 21, 1874 – June 16, 1960) was an American educational researcher and administrator. He was the chancellor of the public university system of Montana from 1916 to 1922 ...
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Chester Earl Merrow
Chester Earl Merrow (November 15, 1906 - February 10, 1974) was a U.S. Representative from New Hampshire.Born in Center Ossipee, New Hampshire, Merrow attended the public schools and Brewster Free Aca...
Gordon Gee
Elwood Gordon Gee (born February 2, 1944) is an American academic and is currently serving his second term as President of West Virginia University. He has served as the chief executive at several un...
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John Seiler Brubacher
John Seiler Brubacher (1898 – 1988) was a professor at Yale University and author of many books on the subject of educational philosophy.He attended public high school in Schenectady, New York and gra...
Sein Tu
Sein Tu (Burmese: စိန်တူ) was a Burmese scholar and member of the Myanmar Arts and Sciences Academy. He graduated with a Bachelor's degree in psychology at Rangoon University in 1950 and went to t...
Erik Marcus
Erik Marcus (born October 25, 1966) is a writer and public speaker who runs the website Vegan.com, which discusses veganism news, vegan topics of interest, animal rights and animal welfare through a s...
Miriam Roth
Miriam Roth (מרים רות; February 1910 – November 13, 2005) was an Israeli writer and scholar of children's books, kindergarten teacher, and educator. Many of the children's books she wrote became Isra...
William P. Foster
William Patrick Foster (August 25, 1919 – August 28, 2010), also known as The Law and The Maestro, was the director of the noted Florida A&M University Marching "100". He served as the band'...