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Reach for It!

A community of street vendors lines the sidewalk around the corner from where I live. As I run the gauntlet of tourists and fellow New Yorkers, my yellow lab-pit mix lunges at an unsuspecting flock of pigeons. 443 more words


Pushing Beyond the Writer's Block

I’m really good at procrastination, which unfortunately tends to blend into writer’s block. I have been struggling to find inspiration to write for the past few days. 719 more words

Following My Intuition: My Love Story and Discovery of Child Life

Have you ever had a gut feeling that something was going to drastically change in your life or you were seeking to fulfill something deeper? This feeling resonated with me 11 years ago and forever changed me. 794 more words

Child Life

Fostering Global Competency among our Students

The members of GEC-NYC led a day-long professional development seminar, “Fostering Global Competency among our Students,” to both formal and non-formal educators and school administrators at… 208 more words


All the World is a Stage

Recently I attended a performance of Don Cristobal, the Spanish version of Punch and Judy, at the Abrons Arts Center. I went in with no expectations and little information about the show other than that it involved puppets. 362 more words

Bank Street Sara

What's A Conference Group?

Every Wednesday afternoon throughout student teaching last semester, I met with my conference group. Led by our advisor (who is also our professor), five other students and myself discuss our placements, our coursework and any other relevant (and sometimes less than relevant) issues. 458 more words

Bank Street Sara