Peabody College for Teachers (NRIS 66000723)
21st Ave. S. and Edgehill Ave.,
Tennessee. County/parish: Davidson.
18 contributing buildings.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places
October 15, 1966.
Also known as:
- George Peabody College for Teachers
- Peabody College
- Peabody College of Education and Human Development is one of ten colleges and schools that comprise Vanderbilt University. Peabody College provides graduate, undergraduate, and professional education. Peabody's faculty are organized across five departments, and include researchers in education, psychology, public policy, human development, special education, educational leadership, and organizational development. Peabody has a long history as an independent institution before becoming part of Vanderbilt University in 1979. The college was ranked sixth among graduate schools of education in the United States in the 2020 rankings by U.S. News & World Report. It was ranked as the top graduate school of education in the nation during the 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013 editions of those rankings. (read more...)
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/66000723