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Graduate School

The Language Series 2014 – Exploring Academic Language and Literacy Development

Posted by Gretchen Adams on December 11, 2014

The 15th Annual Language Series took place over November 7th and 8th focused on the theme “Exploring Academic Language and Literacy Development: Connections to the Common Core.” Over 150 attendees came to Bank Street and participated in a series of workshops and presentations with a keynote address by Dr. Celia ...

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Summer Camp

KiDS College on Saturdays!

Posted by Dylan Morgan on September 24, 2013

This Fall the Bank Street Summer Camp presents KiDS College, a series of eight Saturday classes for kids in kindergarten and up, starting September 28th. Each program is headed by the same summer camp staff that kids know and love. These programs are unlike anything else offered in New York, ...

tagged: camp, kids, language, sports
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Graduate School

Nancy Cloud: Differentiating Learning for Language and Concept Development

Posted by Johanna Pyun on March 12, 2012

The guest speaker for the second workshop of the 12th Annual Language Series was Nancy Cloud, who is a distinguished author of literacy and dual language instruction, as well as a Graduate Professor of Education at Rhode Island College. Beginning with thought-provoking questions such as, “What is language?” and “How ...

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Bank Street for Adults

Bill Ayers: How To Use Comics In The Classroom

Posted by Claire Daniel on February 06, 2012

On Saturday, February 4, over 60 educators braved the first snowstorm of 2012 to participate in The 12th Annual Language Series opening workshop, The Language of Sequential Art: Comics in the Classroom. Throughout the day, Bank Street alum Bill Ayers and cartoonist Ryan Alexander-Tanner led dual-language, bilingual, Special Ed., and ...

tagged: bill ayers, comics, language series, literacy, social justice
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