“The Magic Flute, Part Two: A Film in Pieces,” Now Playing at 80WSE Gallery

80WSE Gallery, in collaboration with the Berlin-based CHEAP Collective, is pleased to present the exhibition The Magic Flute, Part Two: A Film in Pieces, by Michel Auder and Michael Stickrod, on view from June 7 – August 12, 2016. The exhibition consists of eight looping projections, installed in various configurations throughout the 3,500 square foot gallery [...]

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 Books From Our Faculty: The Ethnic Restaurateur by Krishnendu Ray

The Ethnic Restaurateur By Krishnendu Ray Bloomsbury, 2016 Academic discussions of ethnic foods have tended to focus on the attitudes of consumers, rather than the creators and producers. In his new book, Krishnendu Ray, chair of the Department of Nutrition and Food Studies at NYU Steinhardt, reverses this trend by exploring the culinary world from [...]

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 Integrating Literacy and Science Instruction Boosts Preschoolers’ Vocabulary and Science Knowledge

Teaching preschool children about insects and plants by reading them informational science books helps build both their vocabulary and knowledge of science concepts, finds a NYU Steinhardt study. The findings, published in the June issue of the Elementary School Journal, support combining literacy and science instruction in the classroom, enabling children to learn through text. [...]

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 Interracial Friendships Decrease Over Time in Elementary and Middle School, with Teachers Playing a Hidden Role

As elementary and middle school students progress in school, they are less likely to have friends of a different race, even from the beginning to the end of a single school year, finds a study led by NYU Steinhardt. The study, published online in the Journal of Early Adolescence, also suggests that teachers may make [...]

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 Steinhardt’s New Students to Read “Between the World and Me” by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates has been chosen as required reading for all students entering NYU Steinhardt School this fall. The book will be discussed in the New Student Seminar, a course that offers students a way to explore their role in the community using the reading as a guide. Framed as a [...]

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 From Zero to Three in a School Year: NYU Steinhardt Creates New Technology Enhanced Graduate Programs

It started last spring in a meeting room at NYU, where a group of faculty members began to reimagine teacher education.  It took shape in a Silicon Valley conference room where six professors gathered, sticky notes in hand, to craft a curriculum to prepare the next generation of teachers. In the fall, they shared their [...]

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