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Bilingual Book Making Workshop


“STAIRS ACADEMY held a free community event in Sunset Park Brooklyn, which consisted of a Bilingual Book Reading (Spanish/English), a Book Making Workshop and celebration of the completion of the STAIRS ACADEMY INTERNSHIP PROGRAM. This hands on activity combined with the bilingual book reading, helps make connections between literacy, culture and the arts. It also demonstrates that the arts help build community and create a bridge between students of different cultures and languages. “

Keith Middleton


“Long-time STOMP cast member, actor, producer, musician and spoken word artist Keith “WildChild” Middleton, who grew up in Community School District 15 and attended neighborhood public schools, breaks down how the Arts tap into a universal “rhythm” inside all of us, that transcends what language you speak and why he supports the creation of STAIRS ACADEMY, to bring back a connection to that rhythm.”

NYIT Speedtech Conference 2017

The School of Interdisciplinary Studies and Education is proud to present Speedtech. Speedtech is an event that will be held on May 5-6, 2019 at the University of California Berkeley. Speedtech is a conference for education professionals who are interested in exploring the latest trends in education and technology. Speakers include: – Dr. David Kirschner…

NYIT Speedtech Conference 2016

The NYIT conference is an annual event for alumni and students to come together, share ideas, and network with each other. It is a two-day event that consists of talks from industry professionals, workshops led by NYIT faculty members, and a networking reception. NYIT has also partnered with Speedtech to provide the attendees with information on new…

NYIT Speedtech Conference 2015​

The NYIT Speedtech Conference 2015 took place on October 15, 2015. The purpose of the conference was to provide an overview of the NYIT Speedtech Program and to give alumni a chance to network with current students and staff. The event included a keynote address by Dr. Robert Grossman, president of NYIT, as well as four…