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Posts tagged with "music and movement"

Music & Studying

Posted by John Kuckens on Monday, Mar 31, 2014

There are plenty of studies that link music to learning. This blog has even posted before about a whole course here at Bank Street, Music and Movement. In it, graduate students learn that incorporating music and movement into your lesson plans helps students acquire new skills and reinforce old ones. ...


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Alumni Interview: Elana Steltzer

Posted by John Kuckens on Thursday, Feb 27, 2014

I caught up with Bank Street alumna Elana Steltzer on the phone during snowstorm Pax two weeks ago. Elana has had a range of experiences in the world of teaching since graduating from Bank Street's Early Childhood Special Education program ('07) and the Autism Annotation ('11). In our discussion, we ...


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Bank Street’s Music & Movement Mindset

Posted by John Kuckens on Tuesday, Dec 3, 2013

At the beginning of each school year, Bank Street hosts the Barbara Biber Lecture. As a graduate student here, you're likely to have the chance to attend one or two of them. I was lucky enough to get a last minute ticket to the Biber Lecture this September, where the ...


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