Nilda Bayron-Resnick

Director, Bilingual/Dual Language Programs; Supervised Fieldwork Advisor; Course Instructor

Academic Interests

Counseling psychology, Disabled veterans, Dual language/bilingual education, Homeless families, Psycho-educational assessment, Special education

Some of the Values that Shape My Work

Summarized in a quote from Shirley Chisholm, “Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.” We have an obligation to look out for and help each other.

Work with Families, Children, Schools, and Communities

  • Volunteer, working with homeless children and their families
  • Volunteer, working with disabled veterans
  • Volunteer, post-Katrina in New Orleans
  • Special Education Teacher
  • Provider of bilingual and monolingual EI and SEIT services
  • Provider of bilingual and monolingual educational and developmental assessments

Recent Professional Contributions

Fieldwork/ advisement for dual language general and special education programs & monolingual general and special education programs

Professional Memberships: Council for Exceptional Students (CEC), National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), National Association for Bilingual Education (NABE)

Trustee, Corlears School, New York, NY

Presentations:

  • New Beginnings Nursery School, New York, NY, “Bilingual Language Development in Early Childhood”
  • New York Center for Child Development, New York, NY, “Bilingual Language Development in Preschool Children”
  • Infancy Institute, Bank Street College of Education, New York, NY, “Understanding and Supporting Bilingual Language Development in Infants and Toddlers”
  • Berkeley Carroll School, Brooklyn, NY, “Helping Young Children Acquire a Second Language”

Educational Background

  • Ed.D., Special Education, Teachers College, Columbia University
  • M.S., Special Education, Long Island University
  • B.A., Psychology, College of New Rochelle

Contact me:

(212) 875-4543 nresnick@bankstreet.edu
610 West 112Th Street,
New York, NY 10025