Join the CUNY Creative Arts Team for a year of CTLE-Eligible Professional Development workshops that explore fresh and engaging approaches to student instruction. Read on for session descriptions and more info.
Interactive Storytelling, Part 1
Thursdays, October 11, November 29, 2018 or January 10, 2019
Using storytelling to build emergent literacy skills, engagement, and whole group collaboration.
Interactive Storytelling and the ENL/English Language Learner
Wednesdays, October 17, 2018 or February 27, 2019
Physicalizing language and exploring how interactive storytelling practices supports the English Language Learner in developing fluency and vocabulary acquisition.
Moving from Classroom Management To Student Engagement
Thursday, November 1, 2018
Community-building through drama activities that foster cooperative and collaborative learning in the classroom or afterschool setting.
Why All the Drama?
Thursday, November 15, 2018 or Wednesdays, January 23 or May 8, 2019
Using drama strategies to support social emotional learning (SEL) and growth.
Interactive Storytelling, Part 2
Thursday, December 6, 2018 or Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Using storytelling to strengthen critical thinking and literacy skills.
We Have Puppets! Now What?
Wednesday, December 12, 2019
Moving puppets off the shelf and into action in the early childhood classroom.
Drama Across The Curriculum: Strategies for History and Social Studies
Thursday, March 7, 2019
Exploring History and Social Studies through interactive drama strategies in the early grades.
Big Puppets in the Early Childhood Classroom
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Explore using and creating three-person puppets with early learners.
$100 per registrant
Come alone or bring two friends! 3 or more registrations receive a discount.
Earn 4 hours of CTLE credit per session
All PD sessions will be hosted at the CUNY Creative Arts Team's Midtown offices.
Space is limited. Pre-registration is required and will open Sept. 12, 2018.
Look out for an email from CAT with more info soon! We look forward to working with you during the 2018-2019 school year.