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Spotlight on: February Courses

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  • : 22 Jan 2018
Get a jumpstart on professional learning this spring! Don't miss out on these online and in-person courses taking place in February.Our February courses cover a wide range of subjects that will support your classroom practice including promoting equity in literacy development, supporting students with learning disabilities, and teaching content in new and engaging ways. BronxGardening 101 with New York Botanical Garden - Register by 2/18ManhattanMusic Educator's Workshop with Weill Music...

Spring 2018 is now open for registration!

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  • : 09 Jan 2018
Registration for ASPDP's spring semester courses opens today! We're excited to offer over 190 courses this spring taking place online or at cultural institutions and non-profits across four boroughs city-wide! Check out a few of our courses below and visit our course catalog to browse all spring courses that will help you create supportive learning environments and develop rigorous instructional practices in the new year:Courageous Conversations About Race with Public Consulting GroupCreating...

Last chance - take a fall course this January!

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  • : 18 Dec 2017
January's month-long, online courses will provide you with concrete strategies to implement in your classroom to create supportive learning environments through topics such as humanistic education, student motivational strategies, managing anxiety in the classroom and more. Register by December 31 to learn new skills for the new year:21st Century Classroom TechnologiesAnxiety Disorders and Students Today: What Teachers Can DoImplementing Non-Fiction Rich Texts in the Content AreasThe Humanistic...

Recording Your CTLE Hours

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  • : 05 Dec 2017
Did you know that you can count your ASPDP courses from Summer 2016 on toward the New York State Education Department's 100 hours of Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE) requirements?Visit our FAQ to learn more about using your P-credits toward your CTLE and follow the easy steps below to properly record these hours.Want to learn more about the CTLE requirements? Visit the NYSED website for more information or contact NYSED at CTLE@nysed.gov or 518-474-3901. 

EP Spotlight: Teach N' Kids Learn

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  • : 20 Nov 2017
 Want to explore more? Check out the most popular Fall 2017 courses from Teach N' Kids Learn:  SCHOOL Kids Yoga and MindfulnessClassroom Management: Keeping it Positive (Elementary)Anti-Bullying: Guiding Girls through Relational AggressionEngaging Parents in Support of Student LearningMeeting the Needs of Students with ADHD in the Regular Classroom New to ASPDP?  Sign up for our mailing list to receive regular updates. 

Don't miss November + December courses

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  • : 13 Nov 2017
Still looking to take an ASPDP course this fall? Good news! Several in-person and online courses are open for registration through November and December. Take a look through our courses closing for registration this month: In-personNYCity Lab: Immigration - Register by November 15Making Room for Student Voice in the Classroom - Register by November 18 OnlineCo-teaching and Integrated Service Delivery for ELL Students - Register by November 30Dangerous Trends in Adolescent Behavior - Register by...

Orange you glad...

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  • : 30 Oct 2017
... that ASPDP courses are still open for registration? Happy Halloween! We've got a great treat for you. That's right - you still have time to enroll in an ASPDP course this fall!Don't wait to enroll - the registration deadline for many of our online courses is approaching on November 6. Find these course and more in our course catalog: ContentEffective Teaching and Learning with Scientific Inquiry (Grades 3-8), (Grades 9-12) with Advancement CoursesExtending the Foreign Language Classroom...

EP Spotlight: Wildlife Conservation Society

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  • : 16 Oct 2017
Meet the Wildlife Conservation Society, a long-time ASPDP Education Partner and one of our 34 course providers this fall!Interested in taking a Wildlife Conservation Society course this semester?Check out Save a Species! Teaching Students to Engage Deeply and Critically with Climate Change and Wildlife Conservation at the Central Park Zoo. This course provides an interactive experience that explores the relationships between climate change, ecology, and conservation biology, and equips teachers...

Grab a seat in a hands-on course

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  • : 02 Oct 2017
Join your fellow NYC educators this fall in an in-person ASPDP course!Our courses provide concrete strategies through experiential and collaborative learning at non-profits and cultural institutions around the city. Reserve your spot in one of our open courses taking place in Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens:BrooklynMaking Room for Student Voice in the Classroom with Brooklyn Free School - Register by November 15ManhattanTeaching ELLs: A Literacy Instruction Toolkit with New Visions for Public...

Spotlight on: Culturally Responsive Instruction

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  • : 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...