Finish up the school year STRONG!
Bring NEW skills & practices for students of ALL ages to your classroom this spring.

 Join the CUNY Creative Arts Team for more CTLE and Aspire-Eligible Professional Development sessions that explore fresh and engaging approaches to student instruction. We've added ***NEW*** titles for the spring. Click links below to register.
Drama Across The Curriculum: Strategies for History and Social Studies
Thursday, March 7, 2019 Registration NOW OPEN!
Exploring History and Social Studies through interactive drama strategies in the early grades
Demystifying the School Skit: Play-building from a Story
Wednesday, March 13, 2019 Registration NOW OPEN!
Simplify devising your class skit. Make the end-of-year performance fun for your students with interactive strategies for play-building from a storybook
Interactive Drama Strategies for Social and Emotional Learning
***NEW TITLE*** Wednesday, April 10, 2019 Registration NOW OPEN!
Exploring how specific drama strategies, games and activities can support Social/Emotional learning for High School, Middle School and Elementary students
GAMES! GAMES! GAMES! Strategies for Success w/ Young People
***NEW TITLE*** Wednesday, April 17, 2019 Registration NOW OPEN!
Games and theatre activities for young people to build confidence, promote community and collaboration, and/or strengthen literacy skills
Positive Youth Development & Trauma-informed Classrooms
***NEW TITLE*** Wednesday, May 1, 2019 Registration NOW OPEN!
Using a “trauma-lens” to inform and strengthen best educational practices and approaches to classroom management, behavior management, active participation, and engagement
Moving from Classroom Management to Student Engagement
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 Registration NOW OPEN!
Community-building through drama activities that foster cooperative and collaborative learning in the classroom or afterschool setting
Integrating SEL When Teaching Technology in K-12 Classrooms
***NEW TITLE*** Wednesday, May 22, 2019 Registration NOW OPEN!
This session will explore digital literacy and achievement and the role of facilitators guiding a generation of "digital natives" needing to develop key social and emotional competencies
Big Puppets in the Early Childhood Classroom
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 Registration NOW OPEN!
Explore using and creating three-person puppets with early learners
  • $100 per registrant.
  • To register: Click on registration links next to session titles, then copy and paste code CUNYCATPD. (Click 'APPLY' after entering).
  • Come alone or bring friends! 3 or more registrants receive a discount.
  • Contact for details, payment and registration inquiries, and discounts.
  • Earn 4 hours of CTLE credit per session or credit toward your Aspire registry.
  • All PD sessions are hosted at the CUNY Creative Arts Team's Midtown offices from 9am-1pm, facilitated by CAT Staff.

Space is limited. Please pre-register.
Look out for an email from CAT with more info soon! We look forward to working with you during this school year.
Questions? Contact:
101 W 31st Street
6th Floor
New York, NY 10001