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Digital Learning for the K-8 Classroom

Ongoing Enrollment

May 1, 2017 - May 1, 2017

This four-module online professional development course prepares K-8 teachers to cultivate their students’ digital literacies and 21st century skills. Participants in this course will familiarize themselves with the practical and theoretical knowledge needed to establish digital literacy skills in themselves and their students through lesson activities and curriculum development. They will also learn how to critically evaluate modern digital tools and technologies, as well as how to assess digital literacies in the classroom.

WORKSHOPEDUCATION

Child Abuse Identification & Reporting

January 22, 2022 - May 22, 2022

In this workshop, participants train in the processes of both identifying and reporting suspected child abuse and maltreatment. This is a single session, two-hour workshop that satisfies this particular requirement for New York State teacher certification.

WORKSHOP, CERTIFICATEEDUCATION, PSYCHOLOGY

School Violence Prevention & Intervention

January 22, 2022 - May 22, 2022

In this single session, two-hour workshop, participants will receive training in the prevention and intervention of school violence. This workshop satisfies the School Violence and Intervention requirements for New York State teacher certification.

WORKSHOP, CERTIFICATEEDUCATION, PSYCHOLOGY

TC College Advising Program

January 24, 2022 - May 9, 2022

Counselors are vital to a student’s academic success because they demystify the college admissions process. TC CAP-online seeks to provide targeted curriculum on college advising, improve professional competence, and increase college opportunities for underserved high school students.

PROGRAMLEADERSHIP

Singers Workshops at TC: Find Your Voice - Find Yourself!

January 24, 2022 - June 2, 2022

Singers’ Workshops at TC is designed to assist young singers (ages 11-18) develop their vocal, musical, and communicative capabilities.

EDUCATION

Leadership Institute for School Change:
Building Capacity by Supporting Adult Development

February 7 - 8, 2022

February 7, 2022 - February 8, 2022

This two-day online interactive Institute provides leaders and educators with an opportunity to more deeply understand how to support one’s own and other adults’ growth by learning about adult developmental theory, a developmental model of leadership for supporting adult growth, and promising, capacity-building practices.

WORKSHOPLEADERSHIP

Dignity for All Students Act (DASA)

February 12, 2022 - May 21, 2022

Participants in this workshop are trained to prevent and intervene with issues on harassment, bullying, cyber bullying and discrimination in an academic setting. This one day, six-hour workshop satisfies the requirements for New York State teacher certification.

WORKSHOP, CERTIFICATEEDUCATION, PSYCHOLOGY

Cowin Financial Literacy Program - Online Course

March 1, 2022 - April 15, 2022

This course will provide teachers with an asynchronous online learning experience with resources and support for immediate classroom implementation to teach financial education in high school classrooms.

WORKSHOPEDUCATION

New Research and Applications for Teaching Reading Workshop

March 4, 2022 - April 16, 2022

This online workshop provides educators with insight and practice about teaching applications that stem from most recent research for teaching struggling readers, including English Learners.

EDUCATION

Leading with Evidence in Schools: Data and Research Literacy

March 7, 2022 - April 3, 2022

This four-week, online course is designed to help current or aspiring teachers, school leaders, and district or state leaders enhance their skills and capacity to inform their decisions with valid and reliable forms of data and to select the best forms of assessments and best practices for their classrooms.

LEADERSHIP

Teaching for Writing Improvement

March 31, 2022 - April 24, 2022

This online professional development course that provides teachers and other educators with information about how to teach writing to elementary, middle and high school students who do not have full proficiency in writing.

EDUCATION

Global Mental Health Summer Institute

May 10 - 15, 2022

May 10, 2022 - May 15, 2022

The Summer Institute in Global Mental Health is an immersion training program for mental health, health, and allied professionals working with populations that have endured severe adversities and trauma, such as domestic and political violence, extreme poverty, armed conflict, epidemics, and natural disasters.

PROGRAMHEALTH, PSYCHOLOGY

Leadership Institute for School Change:
A Developmental Approach to Effective Feedback

June 6 - 7, 2022

June 6, 2022 - June 7, 2022

In this two day online interactive Institute, you will have the opportunity to deeply understand how to support adults’ internal capacity building by learning about adult developmental theory, a developmental model of leadership-for-supporting-growth, and a new, developmental approach to feedback that can be implemented in your organization.

WORKSHOPLEADERSHIP

Teaching Reading to Struggling Students

July 5 - 24, 2022

July 5, 2022 - July 24, 2022

This is a three-module online professional development course on how to improve the reading skills of struggling students.

WORKSHOPEDUCATION, HEALTH

Teaching Food and Nutrition for All

July 6 - 26, 2022

July 6, 2022 - July 26, 2022

What students eat impacts their concentration and health, and affects social justice and the environment. This three-week online course prepares you to incorporate education about food and nutrition into your teaching.

HEALTH, EDUCATION

Reimagining Education: Teaching, Learning and Leading for a Racially Just Society

July 11 - 14, 2022

July 11, 2022 - July 14, 2022

Learn how to create truly integrated schools. Now in its seventh year, this Institute will provide you with high-quality professional development, hands-on strategies, and the opportunity to connect with fellow educators committed to the educational benefits of racial and ethnic diversity.

WORKSHOPEDUCATION

Leading Change Together: A Deep Dive into Developmental Leadership & Capacity Building

2022 Session

July 11, 2022 - July 12, 2022

LEADERSHIP, EDUCATION

Language Program Management Certificate

January 9, 2023 - May 21, 2023

This program is designed to train language professionals to develop, manage, and evaluate language programs. The four online courses introduce aspects of curriculum development, program evaluation and assessment, administration and operations, as well as teacher development and supervision.