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Alumni Film Event Examines the Importance of Early Childhood Education for At-Risk Children

Posted by [] Bank Street on March 25, 2016

On Thursday, March 24th, the Bank Street College Alumni Association (BSCAA) hosted “Conversation and Film: Developmentally Grounded Practices in Urban Settings,” a Centennial event that gathered members of the Bank Street community and beyond to explore the importance of quality early childhood education for children in underserved communities. The evening ...

tagged: betsy grob, nancy cardwell, nebraska loves public schools, ready for kindergarten, ron azoulay, susan ochshorn, whendy carter

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Bank Street Hosts Book Launch for ‘Teaching Kindergarten’

Posted by [] Bank Street on December 02, 2015

On December 1, President Shael Polakow-Suransky and Graduate School Dean Cecelia Traugh joined more than a hundred alumni, faculty, and friends to celebrate the launch of the new book Teaching Kindergarten: Learner-Centered Classrooms for the 21st Century. Published by Teacher’s College Press, the book was edited by Bank Street alumni ...

tagged: betsy grob, fretta reitzes, julie diamond, seen and heard, teaching kindergarten

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Bank Streeters Come Out 'In Defense of Childhood'

Posted by Nicholas Gray on April 01, 2012

Bank Street faculty and graduate students were out in force at the In Defense of Childhood conference on March 10, 2012, at City College. With a theme of “Keeping the Joy of Learning Alive,” the conference inspired participants to support children in their cultural contexts and to use inquiry-based learning ...

tagged: betsy blachly, betsy grob, linda lake, lisa von drasek, literacy, peggy mcnamara, resilience, social justice

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