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Library Salon Gathers Alumni to Discuss Progressive Practice in the Field

Posted by Bank Street on February 02, 2016

On Friday, January 29, the Bank Street Library hosted the “Progressive Practice in the Field” Library Salon featuring a panel discussion with five accomplished Graduate School of Education alumni. The graduates, who practice in a range of settings, shared anecdotes from their journeys as educators and discussed the challenges and ...

tagged: bank street library, davia franklyn, elizabeth gordon rosenfeld, jessica dadigan, library salon, medard thomas, progressive education, steve evangelista

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President Elizabeth Dickey to Retire Summer 2014

Posted by Nicholas Gray on May 10, 2013

Elizabeth Dickey, Bank Street’s president since 2008, will retire at the end of the summer in 2014. Board of Trustees Chair Tony Asnes and Chair-Elect Yolanda Ferrell-Brown notified faculty and staff of her decision on May 10. “It is bittersweet for us to write this note to the community,” they wrote. ...

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School for Children 7th Graders Study Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet

Posted by Katie Peshut on November 27, 2012

Students in the 12/13s (7th grade) are getting what for many is their first taste of Shakespeare through this fall's study of Romeo and Juliet. Students are immersing themselves in the play through analysis of the text, weekly dramatizations of important scenes, and a study of various film adaptations. They are thinking ...

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Institutional Advancement

Congressman Tim Bishop Visits Bank Street

Posted by Nicholas Gray on May 24, 2012

On Tuesday, May 15, 2012, Bank Street College received a much anticipated visit from Congressman Tim Bishop, who is the US Representative for New York’s 1st Congressional District (Suffolk County). Congressman Bishop’s current work as a politician focuses heavily on education as he serves on the House Committee on Education and ...

tagged: elizabeth dickey, jon snyder, legislation, policy, teacher evaluation

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Elizabeth Dickey Appointed to NYS Education Commission

Posted by Nicholas Gray on May 17, 2012

On April 30, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo appointed Bank Street President Elizabeth Dickey to serve on the state’s new Education Reform Commission. The Commission, established by executive order, is charged with reviewing and recommending improvements to the state’s education system. In noting the importance of the Commission’s work, President ...

tagged: cuomo, elizabeth dickey, evaluations, policy, president, tony asnes

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Elizabeth Dickey Appointed To Second Term

Posted by Nicholas Gray on January 31, 2012

On January 9, Bankstreet Board of Trustees Chair Anthony Asnes announced to the Bankstreet community that the board had voted unanimously to offer Elizabeth Dickey an appointment to a second term as president of the College. The announcement, recognizing the president’s service to Bankstreet, followed an extensive review process that ...

tagged: alexis wright, elizabeth dickey, leadership, president, trustees, virginia roach

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From The President: January 2012

Posted by Elizabeth Dickey on January 11, 2012

Hello and welcome to Bank Street College 2012. Bank Street has been a New York institution for almost 100 years (the Centennial is in 2016-17).  As we approach our second 100 years, I celebrate the hard work and dedication of the faculty, staff, and trustees of the College.In the last ...

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