Teachers College was selected as a 2012-13 Apple Distinguished Program. Apple selected 103 K-20 programs form across the nation to receive this recognition. Of the 103 programs, 82 were K-12 schools, 20 were universities, and only one (Teachers College) was a college of education.
The selection criteria were based on:
- visionary leadership
- innovative learning and teaching
- ongoing professional learning
- compelling evidence of success
- flexible learning environment