Friday, November 15, 2013, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Welcome to the seventh annual 92Y Wonderplay Conference.
Preview what promises to be a rich day of learning for you and your colleagues.
Balancing Core Early Childhood Principles with 21st Century Expectations
Presentation of 92Y Vivian Gussin Paley Award for Early Childhood Excellence
Dynamic Education in an Era of Rigorous Curriculum, Accountability and Standards
Play: How it Shapes the Brain, Opens the Imagination and Invigorates the Soul
Dr. Stuart Brown
New This Year
Master Teachers Present Learn about emergent units of study, how they connect with all areas and activities in the classroom, support inquiry-based learning and engage parents in their child's learning. Look for Master Teachers Present workshops in our Afternoon Sessions listing.
Presenters include faculty from NYU, Teachers College, Bank Street College, Bank Street School for Children, Queens College, Lesley University, Manhattan Country School, Reggio Emilia, Child Mind Institute, Erikson Institute, National Foundation for Play, Alliance for Childhood, Soifer Center for Learning & Child Development, 92Y Wonderplay Programs, and educators from nursery schools and New York City public school kindergartens and preschools.
Note: All Conference attendees will receive a 92Y Wonderplay Conference Certificate of Completion, including the number of hours and the workshop titles that they have attended.
Group Discounts for schools registering 10 or more:
For registration questions, email Lora Delponte or call 212.415.5648.
This Conference is presented in partnership with:
This event is underwritten by Jennifer and Marc Lipschultz.