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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.


Community Language Program

September 23, 2019 - December 7, 2019

The Community Language Program (CLP) at Teachers College, Columbia University, is a part-time, non-credit program that provides quality and low-cost English and foreign language instruction to adult learners of diverse nationalities and backgrounds in the Columbia University and surrounding New York communities.


Child Abuse Identification & Reporting

October 26, 2019 - December 14, 2019

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.


School Violence Prevention & Intervention

October 26, 2019 - December 14, 2019

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.


Dignity for All Students Act (DASA)

November 2, 2019 - December 14, 2019

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.


Leading with Evidence in Schools: Data and Research Literacy

November 4, 2019 - December 1, 2019

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.


Women Leaders in Education: Mastering Authenticity, Influence, and Power through Embodied Leadership

November 14 - 15, 2019

November 14, 2019 - November 15, 2019

This two-day experiential workshop explores Embodied Leadership, a radically different way of learning to lead.


Teaching Food and Nutrition for All

January 6 - 26 , 2020

January 6, 2020 - January 26, 2020

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.


Language Program Management Certificate

New in 2020!

January 13, 2020 - May 1, 2020

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.

TC College Advising Program

January 27, 2020 - May 11, 2020

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.


Keep the Kids Talking: Shifting from Q&A to Q&D

February 3, 2020 - April 27, 2020

This online professional development program will explore the art of sprouting and growing discussion with all the learners in a classroom.
By experiencing discussion in various forms, participants will be better able to bring discussion to life in their learning communities.


Rocking the Regents: Analysis and Instruction for the New York State English Regents

February 3, 2020 - April 27, 2020

This course aims to support teachers who are preparing students for the English Regents to better understand the design of the exam, locate the leverage areas and use relevant data points to develop targeted instruction for students performing at all levels.


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

February 27, 2020 - May 14, 2020

Singers’ Workshops at TC is designed to assist young singers (ages 11-17) develop their vocal, musical, and communicative capabilities.


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

June 2 - 3, 2020

June 2, 2020 - June 3, 2020

This two-day, 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.


EQ Educator Institute:
Essential skills for Social Emotional Learning

June 23, 2020 - June 25, 2020

The EQ Educator Institute provides insights and tools to effectively lead SEL by teaching and modeling learnable skills proven to increase academic and life success. Using the Six Second Model, this intensive 3-day institute equips educators to be more effective in teaching, modeling, and integrating these elements of Social Emotional Learning.