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Morning Session

Morning Keynote and Lectures include:

  • Play: How it Shapes the Brain, Opens the Imagination, and Invigorates the Soul
    Dr. Stuart Brown
  • Dynamic Education in an Era of Rigorous Curriculum- Accountability and Standards
    Joan Almon
  • Mary Had a Little iPad: The Wisdom of Tradition and the Wonder of Technology in Early Childhood Development
    Catherine Steiner Adair

Afternoon Session

  • Additional lectures, seminars and hands-on workshops on a broad range of topics such as: mathematics in the early childhood classroom; iPads and apps; integrating the arts: music, dance, painting, puppetry and clay; storytelling and dramatic play; enhancing block play; literacy and language development; special needs; health and fitness; documentation and assessment; parent communication; and more
  • Specific workshops for school directors, beginning and experienced teachers, and education  professionals

New This Year

Teacher 2 Teacher: 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. 


Single Tickets:

  • $225 before Jul 15, 2013
  • $240 after Jul 15, 2013

Group Discounts for schools registering 10 or more:

  • $215 if paid in full before Jul 15, 2013
  • $225 after Jul 15, 2013

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.


Need Help?

If you have any questions, need assistance with your order or require special seating considerations, such as wheelchair accessible seating or hearing assistance, please call Customer Service at 212.415.5500 during our Hours of Operation.

If you prefer, you can order your tickets and class enrollments by calling Customer Service at 212.415.5500 during our Hours of Operation, using Visa, MasterCard or American Express. You can also place your order by fax, by mail, or in person at our Box Office on Lexington Avenue at 92nd Street.

Have a group?

Groups of 10 or more receive a 15% discount. Please note that certain events may not qualify for a group rate. To make group arrangements or need further assistance, you may contact Customer Service at 212.415.5500 during our Hours of Operation.

About 92Y YourStage

92Y YourStage provides a venue for independent curators, performers, and educators to mount a professional production. Yourstage events are confirmed once they meet a threshold for ticket sales by a certain date.

YourStage events that are ON have been confirmed; PENDING events need to generate more ticket sales; If an event fails to generate enough ticket sales, the event will be CALLED OFF, and all ticket holders will be refunded.

Get to the front of the line!

Priority registration puts you at the front of the line to register for courses and events for an upcoming semester.

Eligible patrons will be able to order priority registration online.


Who is eligible for priority registration?

Individuals who have participated in 92nd Street Y programs over the past year in selected program areas, participants in certain memberships, and those who have made contributions of $500 or more to 92Y, are eligible to register for programs before they become available to the general public.

How do I know if I qualify?

Patrons that qualify for Priority Registration will receive packets in the mail explaining how to purchase online. Priority registration is normally mailed 2-3 weeks before a catalog is available. Registration information includes your Patron ID#. You can use this ID# to setup your login information online. This will allow you to register early for a course or event. Please note: if you receive a packet, you are only eligible to priority register for the programs covered in your packet.

Priority Registration Support

To find out if you are eligible for priority registration, don't have your Patron ID#, or having difficulty ordering online, please call 212.415.5500 or email.