For Educators

Events for teachers and educators, and education students

This Is Not A Test by Jose Luis Vilson

Event date: 
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 4:00pm

 

Bank Street Bookstore is proud to present Jose Luis Vilson, an inspiring, nationally-known author and educator, who will present his debut book, This Is Not A Test.

José Luis Vilson is a math educator, blogger, speaker, and activist in New York City, NY. He has written and spoken about education, math, and race for a number of organizations and publications, including The New York Times, Education Week, Al Jazeera America, Huffington Post, Edutopia, GOOD, and El Diario / La Prensa, NY.

This Is Not a Test: A New Narrative on Race, Class, and Education Cover Image
By Jose Vilson, Karen Lewis (Foreword by), Pedro Noguera (Afterword by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9781608463701
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Haymarket Books - May 27th, 2014

Story Hour Boot Camp

Event date: 
Friday, June 27, 2014 - 9:00am
In honor of Universal Pre-K for New York City, Bank Street Bookstore is offering Story Hour Boot Camp, a series of training workshops in children’s read-aloud literature and performance, taught by award-winning children’s bookseller-performer Andrew Laties, and the storytellers at Bank Street Bookstore’s famed Daily Story Hour.

Boot campers will:

• Learn performance tips and techniques for working with young children
• Explore read-aloud-friendly picture books and identify those that fit well within their performance style
• Have the chance to put their skills into action by reading a story at one of our story hours
• Get feedback about their performance from the teacher and class members

Pre-K teachers, librarians and parents alike are invited to register in advance for any and all of these dynamic workshops, to be held Monday, June 23 through Friday June 27, 2014, from 9 am to 12 pm.

The workshops will cost $25 per session. Class size is limited to seven students. Refreshments will be served.

Story Hour Boot Camp

Event date: 
Thursday, June 26, 2014 - 9:00am
In honor of Universal Pre-K for New York City, Bank Street Bookstore is offering Story Hour Boot Camp, a series of training workshops in children’s read-aloud literature and performance, taught by award-winning children’s bookseller-performer Andrew Laties, and the storytellers at Bank Street Bookstore’s famed Daily Story Hour.

Boot campers will:

• Learn performance tips and techniques for working with young children
• Explore read-aloud-friendly picture books and identify those that fit well within their performance style
• Have the chance to put their skills into action by reading a story at one of our story hours
• Get feedback about their performance from the teacher and class members

Pre-K teachers, librarians and parents alike are invited to register in advance for any and all of these dynamic workshops, to be held Monday, June 23 through Friday June 27, 2014, from 9 am to 12 pm.

The workshops will cost $25 per session. Class size is limited to seven students. Refreshments will be served.
The Babies on the Bus Cover Image
By Karen Katz, Karen Katz (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780805097795
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Henry Holt & Company - August 20th, 2013

Llama Llama Red Pajama Cover Image
By Anna Dewdney, Anna Dewdney (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780670059836
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - May 5th, 2005

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