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Bank Streeters Lend Aid in City Shelter

Posted by Dara Eisenstein on November 08, 2012

A cadre of Bank Street Child Life students, alumni, and colleagues joined hands with art therapists on Sunday, November 4, 2012, to answer a request for help by a US Navy mental health team deployed at a New York City shelter set up to serve families displaced by Hurricane Sandy. ...

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Adrienne King, Associate Director of Financial Aid, Receives NYSFAAA Award

Posted by Dara Eisenstein on November 06, 2012

On October 10, 2012, Adrienne King, Associate Director of Financial Aid at Bank Street College of Education, was awarded a New York State Financial Aid Administrators Association (NYSFAAA) Regional Award for Region VI. Region VI comprises the five boroughs of New York City. The purpose of the Regional Award is ...

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Bank Street Alumnae Present at the 2012 Child Life of Greater New York Annual Conference

Posted by Dara Eisenstein on November 06, 2012

On Monday, October 22nd, 2012, two of Bank Street College’s Child Life alumnae, Kymme Napoli and Lori Lerma, collaborated with Crystal Akbari from Mount Sinai to present at the 2012 Child Life of Greater New York Annual Conference. Their presentation was entitled: “Building Rapport: The Art of the Relationship and ...

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Rena Rice Honored!

Posted by Dara Eisenstein on October 05, 2012

On November 1, 2012, Rena Rice will be among six former directors of the Kingsborough Community College Child Development Center to be honored at the Center’s 40th anniversary celebration on the campus in Manhattan Beach, Brooklyn. Rena served as a teacher-director of the center from 1972 to 1976. The Center ...

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Tiorati Science Program Thanks ConEd

Posted by Dara Eisenstein on October 01, 2012

Bank Street's Tiorati Science Program for Schools would like to thank Consolidated Edison for their generous funding. This past spring, Bank Street staff worked alongside three New York City Public School teachers and their students. Teachers and students from AmPark Neighborhood School in the Bronx, and PS 110 and the ...

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Student Centered Learning—Science Right Outside

Posted by Dara Eisenstein on September 28, 2012

Young children are curious about the natural world around them. Teachers can facilitate their explorations of what is immediately available to them just footsteps away from their classrooms. In August 2012, Stan Chu, a Bank Street College Science for Teachers (n-6) course instructor, led 28 teachers of grades one through ...

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Autism Spectrum Annotation Cohort III Celebrates Their Completion!

Posted by Dara Eisenstein on August 28, 2012

A toast to the Cohort III Autism Spectrum Annotation Graduates On July 26, 2012, the Autism Spectrum Annotation Cohort III celebrated their completion with the Advisory Board, instructors and faculty leaders from Bank Street College and family members. Cohort members presented a practicum area of particular interest to them.

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Teaching and Learning: Research from Matthew G. Mandelbaum

Posted by Dara Eisenstein on July 19, 2012

When looking to break new ground on the understanding of how teachers think and act, advanced Fordham University Educational Psychology doctoral candidate Matthew G. Mandelbaum, BSC Childhood General and Special Ed ’07, launched a study to see the effects of teacher training on being an adventurous or structured curriculum designer, ...

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Huffington Post...with Ellen Galinsky

Posted by Dara Eisenstein on June 07, 2012

Ellen Galinsky, President and Co-Founder of Families and Work Institute, helped establish the field of work and family life at Bank Street College of Education, where she was on the faculty for twenty-five years. Her May 29, 2012 blog entry titled You Can Turn No Into Yes and Other Lessons ...

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The Pillowcase Project

Posted by Dara Eisenstein on June 07, 2012

Harlem Hospital's Child Life Program in collaboration with St. Hope Leadership Academy's art department hosted an art exhibit at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem, NY. May 29th, 2012 marked the culmination of a wonderful community service project. Emily Johnson, Director of Child Life at Harlem ...

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