Miriam Bader has extensive experience working creatively with children in classroom and museum settings as well as private tutoring. As Education Director at the Lower East Side Tenement Museum, Miriam oversees educational programs serving teachers and K-12 students. Prior to joining the Tenement Museum, Miriam worked at the Museum at Eldridge Street, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, The Jewish Museum, Congregation Shearith Israel, and as an elementary teacher in both private and public school settings.
Miriam received her MS in Museum Education from Bank Street College of Education and her BA from Yeshiva University, with a History major and Psychology minor. Miriam holds New York childhood teacher certification and a certificate from the Institute in Jewish Art at the Jewish Theological Seminary. Miriam is a PresenTense NYC Fellow and an alumnus of ROI120, a global community of Jewish innovators.
When not creating unique educational experiences for students of all ages, Miriam enjoys spending time in New York’s glorious parks with a good book.