Centennial Calendar of Events

Spring 2021

Invitation flyer


Tuesday, May 18, 2021 5:00 to 7:00 pm
School of Education Centennial Gala

  • Centennial Student Prizes to be awarded by Program Faculty, video of the History of the School of Education, video of the Voices of our Deans
  • Register for the event

20210413 Schools that Promote Social Justice and Democracy Logo

Tuesday, April 13th, 2021 5:00 to 7:00pm
Schools that Promote Social Justice and Democracy: A Conversation with Deborah Meier

  • Featuring: Deborah Meier, founder of Central Park Elementary and Secondary schools, MacArthur Award recipient, and author
  • Video
Educating for Democracy logo


Thursday, March 25, 2021 5:00 to 7:00pm
Educating for Democracy: Transforming Public Education to Ensure High Quality, Equitable Opportunities for All

  • Keynote Speaker:
    Linda Darling-Hammond, renowned educator and scholar, Founder, President and CEO, Learning Policy Institute; Founder, Stanford Center for Opportunity Policy in Education; Lead: Education Transition Team for President Biden’s and Obama’s administration        
  • Video
The Having of Wonderful Ideas logo


Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021 5:00 to 7:00pm
The Having of Wonderful Ideas: A Conversation about Jean Piaget

  • Featuring: William Crain, author, and activist; Eleanor Duckworth, renowned educator and author.
  • Event Flyer
  • Video
Unpacking Segregation Logo


Thursday, February 18, 2021 5:00 to 7:00pm
Unpacking Segregation in the NYC Public Schools to Promote Equity, Integration & Justice

  • Featuring: New York State Senator Robert Jackson, Dr. Kaliris Salas-Ramirez, community activist; Mahadi Walrond, teacher; Chankele Winfield, undergraduate student
  • Event Flyer
  • Video