Information Session PS 18: The First Free German Bilingual Program in NYC

PS 18: The First Free German Bilingual Program in NYC © Colourbox


Goethe-Institut New York

30 Irving Place
New York, NY 10003

Are you the parent of a (pre) school child interested in free bilingual education in the public school system? A teacher eager to learn more about the advantages of early foreign language instruction? This public event will introduce the new German language program at PS 18 Edward Bush Magnet School for Leadership in Brooklyn starting this fall.

Parents and practitioners from all boroughs: Bring questions and join the public conversation with PS 18 staff (principal and teachers), experts in bilingualism and representatives of German institutions in NYC.

Speakers and Participants:
  • Dr. Alison Alexander, PS 18 Principal
  • Fabrice Jaumont, author of The Bilingual Revolution
  • Andrea Pfeil, Language Program Director and Deputy Executive Director, Goethe-Institut New York
  • Dr. Nina Zieling, PS 18 Parent Initiative Leader
  • PS 18 faculty and staff