For Educators

Events for teachers and educators, and education students

Teaching Kindergarten Conference

Event date: 
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 4:00pm to Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 4:00pm

Discuss practice, policy, and advocacy with other educators on Friday, April 21 and Saturday, April 22 at the "Teaching Kindergarten Conference" sponsored by Bank Street College's Continuing Professional Studies program. Focus is on the unique and vital role kindergarten plays in a young child's life. Learner-centered classrooms that meet Common Core standards will serve as models for creating a successful year for kindergarten students. To register, visit

A Child's Work: The Importance of Fantasy Play Cover Image
ISBN: 9780226644899
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Published: University of Chicago Press - May 27th, 2005

Teaching Children to Care: Classroom Management for Ethical and Academic Growth, K-8 Cover Image
ISBN: 9781892989086
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Published: Center for Responsive Schools Inc - January 1st, 2002

Teaching Kindergarten: Learner-Centered Classrooms for the 21st Century Cover Image
ISBN: 9780807757116
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Published: Teachers College Press - October 16th, 2015

Author/Illustrator Eric Velasquez Tells Stories through Art

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Friday, March 31, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Award-winning author/illustrator Eric Velasquez is the featured guest at Ciclo de Autores e Ilustradores Hispanoparlantes/Spanish Speaking Authors and Illustrators Series at the Bank Street College Library on Friday, March 31 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Please be aware that this program is intended for teachers, parents, and other adults. All conversation will be in Spanish though non-native speakers are welcome and encouraged to attend. Eric will sign copies of his books, including "Los Discos de Mi Abuela" and "El Regalo de Mi Abuela." Light refreshments will be served. Please register by visiting

Grandma's Records Cover Image
By Eric Velasquez, Eric Velasquez (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780802776600
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Published: Walker & Company - July 29th, 2010

New Shoes Cover Image
By Susan Lynn Meyer, Eric Velasquez (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780823435739
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Published: Holiday House - January 30th, 2016

Looking for Bongo Cover Image
ISBN: 9780823437672
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Published: Holiday House - January 30th, 2017

My Uncle Martin's Words for America: Martin Luther King Jr.'s Niece Tells How He Made a Difference Cover Image
ISBN: 9781419718366
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - August 4th, 2015