On September 15, Stephen Gaynor School hosted “An Evening with Andrew Solomon,” with the New York Times Best Selling Author of Far From the Tree: Parents, Children & the Search for Identity. Over 150 parents from Gaynor and other local schools came to hear Solomon speak on the ways in which parents and children with significant differences interact with one another.
It is imperative that students with learning differences receive structured and systematic writing instruction during their academic career, and with this in mind, Stephen Gaynor School created the Gaynor Writing Program. At its core, the Gaynor Writing Program is an expository, or non-fiction, writing program based off of Teaching Basic Writing Skills, by Dr. Judith Hochman.
A pioneer in special education, Stephen Gaynor School is an independent Pre-K, Lower, and Middle School for bright students with learning differences. Founded in 1962, Stephen Gaynor School provides a highly individualized educational program in a rich, rigorous, and nurturing environment in which students gain the skills and confidence necessary to learn, grow, and reach their full potential.