For Educators

Events for teachers and educators, and education students

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,

Bank Street College of Education Annual Language Series

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Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 8:00am to 4:00pm

Bank Street College's 18th annual language series takes place Saturday, November 11 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 610 West 112th Street. This year's theme is "Multiliteracies: Exploring Multimodal Pedogogies for Academic Success," providing an opportunity to explore language and communication through education. Featured speaker is Dr. Detra Price-Dennis of Columbia University's Teachers College. Workshops with practitioners and researchers are offered throughout the day. For information, visit or contact Gretchen Adams,

Barbara Biber Convocation 2017 Featuring Dr. David J. Connor

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Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

One of the main events at Bank Street Graduate School of Education every fall is the annual Barbara Biber Convocation, an opportunity to welcome incoming graduate students to the program. This year's special guest speaker is Dr. David J. Connor, professor of special education/learning disabilities at the City University of New York, Hunter College. Dr. Connor presents "Stories from a Life in Teaching and Learning," sharing his experiences to inspire understanding in education. The event takes place at 610 West 112th Street on Tuesday, September 5 at 6:00 p.m. To register, visit