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Spotlight on: Culturally Responsive Instruction

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  • ASPDP
  • : 19 Sep 2017
With the start of the fall semester and the new school year, we are excited to showcase one of our three new categories in our course catalog: Culturally Responsive Instruction. These courses, designed to promote the NYC DOE's Equity and Excellence for All initiative, equip teachers with strategies to design curriculum and create learning environments that are culturally relevant and responsive to all students. In-personCulture, Race, Curriculum: Supporting the Academic Achievement and...

Registration for Fall 2017 open now!

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  • ASPDP
  • : 28 Aug 2017
The Fall 2017 semester of ASPDP has officially opened for registration!We're offering over 180 courses from 33 Education Partners including new partners such as the DOE Office of Interschool Collaborative Learning, My Teaching Success, New Leaders, Professional Learning Board, and Writopia Lab.We've also added three new categories to our course catalog to make it easier for you to find the courses that interest you. You can now search for courses in Classroom Management, Culturally Responsive...

Get ready for the school year with ASPDP

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  • ASPDP
  • : 07 Aug 2017
Get in gear for the school year by practicing new instructional strategies from these exciting in-person courses around the city. There are still seats available in a number of ASPDP courses offering in August:Theatrical Teaching Institute with the Roundabout Theatre Company – Register by August 12Know Your Media: Media Literacy in the Classroom and the World with Democracy Now – Register by August 18Amazing Body! Inquiry Science and the 5Es Instructional Model with New Visions for Public...

Meet our Instructional Specialist

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  • ASPDP
  • : 10 Jul 2017
Have you ever wondered who is working behind the scenes at ASPDP to develop the course catalog each semester?Meet Sherrie, our ASPDP instructional specialist! Sherrie leads our course review team each semester to ensure that we offer you high-quality professional learning that will provide you with concrete strategies and help you develop new skills. Sherrie's 13+ years of experience in teaching in New York City schools helps to bring you engaging courses that will positively impact student...

Learn from the city with ASPDP!

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  • ASPDP
  • : 26 Jun 2017
Take advantage of all that New York City has to offer this summer and engage in professional learning with your colleagues via an in-person ASPDP course. Learn new instructional strategies while interacting with NYC's museums, botanical gardens, libraries, theaters, and cultural institutions. Check out a sample below or browse all 60 in-person course in our course catalog. Our semester begins on July 5 and in-person courses have limited seats - enroll today! BronxTeaching Scientific Process...

New Partners for Summer 2017

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  • ASPDP
  • : 14 Jun 2017
ASPDP is pleased to welcome three new Education Partners joining our team of over 40 museums, non-profits, cultural institutions, and organizations offering P-credit courses in the summer semester. Here's a sampling of what our new partners are bringing to our catalog this semester!Aperture FoundationWhat do you see? Teaching Visual Literacy Through Photography, Grades 6-12 - Register by July 10 Ed Technology SpecialistsGame-Based Learning: Unleashing the Power of Gaming in the Classroom -...

Summer catalog now open for registration!

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  • ASPDP
  • : 30 May 2017
Browse our complete course offerings for summer and enroll today through our online course catalog! Sign up for our mailing list to be notified about our upcoming courses and receive regular updates from ASPDP. Questions? Email ASPDP@schools.nyc.gov.  

Partner with ASPDP to Offer Courses!

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  • ASPDP
  • : 15 May 2017
 The After School Professional Development Program (ASPDP) is holding an online session for new and potential partners. Join us as we share detailed information about our program policies and practice and learn how you can partners with us to offer professional development courses to NYC educators. RSVP @  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ASPDPOpenHouse

Complete your CTLE with ASPDP

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  • ASPDP
  • : 02 May 2017
ASPDP is excited to announce that we are an approved sponsor of courses towards the New York State Education Department’s 100 hours of Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE) requirements. We have updated our FAQ to provide our participants with important information about the new requirements and how you can satisfy them with ASPDP courses.All ASPDP courses can be applied to the CTLE requirements. You should ensure that the courses you select to fulfill the CTLE requirements will support...

Select spring courses still open for registration

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  • ASPDP
  • : 18 Apr 2017
Still interested in registering for a spring course with ASPDP? Good news! We have a selection of in-person and online courses that are still open for registration this semester:In Person CoursesReading and Writing Like a Historian: Global History and the Social Studies Practice – Register by April 19Formative Assessment in Mathematics – Register by April 21Native New Yorkers: Exploring Native Plants at Brooklyn Botanic Garden – Register by April 21Teaching ELLs: A Literacy Instruction Toolkit –...