≡ Menu

Search: pedagogy

On average, students lose about two months of grade level equivalency in math over the summer. Some students also lose more than two months in reading achievement, but parents can help change that. Keep those minds on fire this summer with math, literacy and enrichment activities that will keep your K-6th grader engaged all summer [...]

In our previous post, we wrote about the NYC Gifted & Talented Symposium at NYU's Kimmel Center on Saturday, October 26, 2013 from 8am-5pm. Please contact shamir@shamirkhan.com directly to obtain a discount code for NYC Private Schools Blog readers (or if your need a scholarship to attend for free). If you a school administrator, please [...]

In our previous post, we wrote about the NYC Gifted & Talented Symposium at NYU's Kimmel Center on Saturday, October 26, 2013 from 8am-5pm. Below please find a PARTIAL list of confirmed speakers & moderators. There are a number of other speakers who have committed, but we are awaiting final confirmation and will publish their [...]

The P.A.L. (Parents of Accelerated Learners) 2012-2013 Workshop Series Register today at: Eventbrite The P.A.L. workshop series helps parents understand important topics relevant to their child’s cognitive, social & emotional development. Experts and practitioners in the field of gifted and talented education and parent advocates will join our panels for a dialogue with you about [...]

Village Preschool Center is located in the West Village in Manhattan and offers educational programs for children ages 2.5 through 4.5 years. What makes Village Preschool Center unique is an eclectic approach to nursery school education. Faculty merge the philosophies of two very popular pedagogy fields of thought - Montessori and Bank Street - in [...]

The Rudolf Steiner Upper School is located at 15 East 78th Street in Manhattan and the Lower School is located at 15 East 79th Street.  The school teaches and embraces the Waldorf education, a humanistic approach to pedagogy based on the educational philosophy of the Austrian philosopher Rudolf Steiner. The school's mission is to focus [...]

Classical Christian Learning is alive and well in the heart of New York City, with The Geneva School of Manhattan providing the accelerating learning environment with classical Christian pedagogy for the past 13 years. The Geneva School of Manhattan teaches girls and boys from Preschool through 8th Grade. At Geneva School we recognize that school [...]

photo credit: lrargerichIt has been brewing for a few weeks now, but many NYC parents feel like a ‘perfect storm’ has finally hit, creating a wave of stress, anxiety, panic, and anger. Although New Yorkers are known for their resilience, the stress of these past few weeks has taken its toll on many parents and [...]