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Encyclopedia > The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching

The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching is an international centre for research in education based in the United States of America. The foundation was set up by the Scottish-American philantrophist Andrew Carnegie in 1905. In 1906 it was chartered by an Act of Congress. Andrew Carnegie (November 25, 1835–August 11, 1919) was a Scottish-American businessman and major philanthropist. ... 1905 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1906 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... An Act of Congress is a bill or resolution adopted by both houses of the United States Congress to which one of the following events has happened: Acceptance by the President of the United States, Inaction by the President after ten days from reception (excluding Sundays) while the Congress is...


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ETS Conference Celebrated the Centennial of The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching (471 words)
ETS Conference Celebrated the Centennial of The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching
While marking a centennial anniversary of teaching and educational excellence, The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, joined ETS in convening the "Improving Quality and Equity in Education: Inspiring a New Century of Excellence in Teaching and Assessment" conference on June 1-2.
Lee Shulman, The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching
The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (184 words)
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The foundation was organized by Henry S. Pritchett who served as president for twenty-four years (1906-1930).
The foundation is a major national and international center for research and policy studies about teaching.
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