Why are so many young Americans under-prepared for life and work in the 21st century economy when they leave high school and college? What can we do about that?
Join this dynamic group for an entertaining and provocative discussion—exploring the most creative, new approaches aiming to better our educational experience across the map (K-12 + higher education). Audience engagement will be highly encouraged, seeking action not only from these "denters" on stage but from a growing community of invested citizens that care to develop new standards, and new paths, in educational journey of young Americans.
Wendy Kopp, Teach For America
Matthew Bishop, The Economist
Denielle Sacks, McKinsey & Company
Shawn Johnson, The Chalk Face
Andrew Mangino, The Future Project
Harold O’Neal, Composer-Pianist
Natalia Mehlman Petrzela, The New School
Daniel Petter-Lipstein, Co-Founder, Montessori Madmen + Chief Love Officer, The Jewish Montessori Society
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.
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.