For Educators

Events for teachers and educators, and education students

Author Meg Medina Special Guest at Spanish Literacy Series

Event date: 
Friday, November 11, 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

As part of the Spanish-speaking writers and illustrators series at Bank Street College of Education, award-winning author Meg Medina will talk about many of her most popular young adult books, including "Burn Baby Burn" and "Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass," This event takes place Friday, November 11 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Bank Street College Library on the fifth floor at 610 West 112th Street. The event is free of charge and is designed specifically for adults. Refreshments will be served. To register, please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/spanish-speaking-authors-and-illustrators-s.... Copies of Meg's books will be available to purchase during the event.

 

Burn Baby Burn Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780763674670
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - March 8th, 2016

Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780763671648
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - August 26th, 2014

Primary School Event Featuring "First Things First!" by Ruby Takanishi

Event date: 
Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Educational policy researcher Ruby Takanishi observes important learning needs in pre-k classrooms and helps make changes to accommodate the best possible early education strategies in schools across the country. Meet Ruby and hear her present her book "First Things First! Creating the New American Primary School" at Bank Street Book Store on Thursday, October 20 at 5:00 p.m. This event is for parents as well as educators and will be filled with ideas, sharing, and answers to education-related questions, especially pertaining to preschools within primary schools. The event is free of charge and pre-registration is not required.

First Things First!: Creating the New American Primary School Cover Image
$31.95
ISBN: 9780807756935
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Teachers College Press - August 19th, 2016

Lecture Series Featuring Dr. Jaime Grinberg

Event date: 
Monday, September 26, 2016 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm

The Bank Street Centennial Niemeyer Lecture Series on Monday, September 26 from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. features Dr. Jaime Grinberg, professor and chairperson of education foundations at Montclair State University in New Jersey. Dr. Grinberg, author of "Teaching Like That: The Beginnings of Teacher Education at Bank Street," delivers a lecture called "Lessons Learned: The Early Years of Bank Street and Comtemporary Teacher Preparation." Tickets are free of charge, but seating is limited. For ticket information, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-centennial-niemeyer-series-featuring-dr-jaime-grinberg-tickets-26956645051. This event takes place at Tabas Auditorium at Bank Street College, 610 West 112th Street.

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