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Matt Collette

Matt Collette is an education reporting fellow at Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism

Matt Collette appears in the following:

Gentlemen, Preschool Is Calling

Thursday, September 04, 2014

New York City is scrambling to make good on its promise to provide preschool for all. That means hiring roughly 1,000 new teachers. But few will likely be men.

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Wanted: A Few Brave Men Willing to Teach Pre-K

Friday, August 29, 2014

Men who teach pre-kindergarten do a lot more than teach the ABC's. Experts say male teachers model how to be both gentle and strong — and they say New York City needs many more of them.
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Bronx Seniors Bracing for Steep Cost of College

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

For a group of honors students at one of the last big high schools in New York City, getting into college wasn't the problem. The struggle is how to pay for it. 

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Sleep's Mortal Enemy: Screens

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

We don't sleep like nature intended, and technology is to blame. From the gaslight to the smartphone, technological innovation has been knocking the human body clock out of sync with nature. 

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Google Glass Behind the Wheel? Lawmakers Say No

Thursday, April 17, 2014

A new bill would let victims sue Google.

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When it Comes to Big Giving, New York Trails California

Monday, February 10, 2014

A new list of the country's top philanthropists highlighted 12 New York donors who gave away nearly $1.6 billion last year. That places the state second to California, where 15 philanthropists gave a combined $2.8 billion.

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