For Educators

Events for teachers and educators, and education students

Bank Street Graduate School Alumni Author Event

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Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Join author-educator (and Bank Street College alum!) Alison Pepper as she presents her book "Kick-Start Kindergarten Readiness," a perfect primer for families and teachers to work together to prepare for their child's first year of school. Alison is full of advice and ideas as is her book. This alum event (for socializing and learning) takes place Thursday, November 30 at 6:00 p.m. at Bank Street Book Store and is free of charge. Light refreshments will be served. To register, contact Linda Reing at (212) 961-3432 or email



Kick-Start Kindergarten Readiness Cover Image
ISBN: 9780876597354
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Gryphon House - September 1st, 2017

Niemeyer Book Talk with Authors Deborah Meier and Emily Gasoi

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Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm

A discussion of public education takes place at Bank Street College, 610 West 112th Street, on Tuesday, November 7 at 5:30 p.m. with the authors of "These Schools Belong to You and Me: Why We Can't Afford to Abandon Our Public Schools" Deborah Meier and Emily Gasoi. The discussion panel includes Bank Street President Shael Polakow-Suransky, who will help encourage all who attend to join the conversation about saving and improving public school systems across the country. Bank Street Book Store will sell signed copies of the book after the event. For more information, visit

These Schools Belong to You and Me: Why We Can't Afford to Abandon Our Public Schools Cover Image
ISBN: 9780807024737
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Beacon Press - September 19th, 2017

Bank Street Safe and Sound Schools Conference

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Friday, December 8, 2017 - 8:45am to 4:45pm

Learn about the study of emotionally responsive classroom practices at the Safe and Sound Conference at Bank Street College of Education on Friday, December 8 from 8:45 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. This annual initiative, designed for early childhood and elementary programs, helps teachers, administrators, and social workers develop deep understandings of social/emotional foundations for learning. For more information, visit or contact Lesley Koplow,