Greene Space Wnyc
Sunday, April 27, 2014
Songwriter, singer, poet, memoirist, artist, icon Patti Smith performs in WNYC's The Greene Space. In a program of songs and poetry coordinated by her daughter Jesse Paris Smith, Patti Smith performs with Tree Laboratory (Jesse Paris Smith and Eric Hoegemeyer) and her long-time collaborator guitarist Lenny Kaye. David Garland presents these highlights from the April 23rd performance.
Wednesday, December 04, 2013
Before tech ruins your job, try these strategies.
Wednesday, May 09, 2012
By Patricia Willens : Editor, WNYC News
Using everyday experiences and current events helps students master classroom material, especially if they feel emotionally connected to the issue, educators said at Tuesday's SchoolBook co-sponsored event at WNYC's Greene Space. Here are other take-aways, as well as links to valuable resources, to help teachers incorporate real life into their lessons.
Tuesday, May 08, 2012
SchoolBook holds its first teach-in Tuesday about "How to Bring Tough Conversations Into the Classroom." Meanwhile, East Side Community School on the Lower East Side figured out a way to handle an event that walked from the front page into many classrooms: the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida. Students organized a Hoodie Day, and as one wrote for the school newspaper, The East Sider, "It was especially important for us to bring this to the students’ attention because most of us at East Side look like Trayvon.''