Welcome to The Edith Winthrop Teacher Center of Westchester
The Edith Winthrop Teacher Center of Westchester is a consortium of eight public school districts: Ardsley, Dobbs Ferry, Elmsford, Greenburgh Central School District, Hastings-on-Hudson, Irvington Union Free School District, The Public Schools of the Tarrytowns, and Greenburgh Eleven, a Special Acts School District which serves The Children’s Village. To Read More Click Here
Mindful Classroom - June 25 - July 25
Finding Your Balance: Strengthening Reading and Writing through Balanced Literacy - July 9 - August 6
How to Engage Families in the Literacy - Pre K - 2 July 16 - August 10 or Grades 3 - 8 July 16 - August 10
Common Core Connection: Literacy Across Content Areas - July 23 - August 13
Creating Effective PLC's in the Schools - July 23 - August 19
Great Graphic Novels - Pre K -2 July 23 - August 17 or Grades 3-8 July 16 - August 17
Addressing Learning Disabilities with Effective Classroom Strategies - July 23 - August 13
Exploring the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) - August 1 - August 21
Kick off the Year with New Strategies, Improved Lesson Plans and Technology - August 6 - August 27
Look Who's Talking: Accountable Talk in the Classroom - August 11 - August 31
Incorporating Cultural Competency into your Classroom - July 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18
STEAM in Your Classroom - July 16, 17, 18
Read the Books See the Movies - July 24, 25, 26
Recent Children's Literature Winners - July 30, 31; August 1
Black History of New York City "A Disapora" - August 14, 16, 17
The Teacher Center will be offering a DASA Certification Workshop on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 from 9:00am – 4:00pm The workshop is being held at Woodlands HS in room 136. To register for this training Click Here.
Professional Development Program for Mentors
The Edith Winthrop Teacher Center will once again offer the Professional Development Program for Mentors. This course is only open to teachers from the Edith Winthrop Teacher Center and The Teacher Center of Central Westchester. To register on MLP click here.
New York Partners for Technology Innovation (NYPTI)
New York Partners for Technology Innovation (NYPTI), an approved CTLE provider, is offering 15-hour online courses for teachers. The courses begin on July 23, 2018. Each $59 course is 5 weeks long and will be taught on the Edmodo platform. For more information or to register on MLP, click here.
The Children’s Environmental Literacy Foundation (CELF)
CELF will be offering their annual summer institute on Education for Sustainability on July 9-12 at Manhattanville College in Purchase. Participants will learn how to transform learning by engaging students in ways that connect them to the world around them and understand how everyone has the ability to change or impact a system, community and themselves. There will be hands-on workshops and cutting edge presentations on Climate Change, Citizen Science, and Big World, Small Planet. The Teacher Center can pay the registration fee ($550/person) for one teacher per consortium district. For funding information, please email or call the Teacher Center.
Jump Start National Board Certification
The Lower Hudson Teacher Center Network is sponsoring Jump Start a one-day training on Monday, June 25 from 8:30am - 4:30pm. It is being held at the NYSUT Regional Office, 520 White Plains Rd., Suite 400, Tarrytown, NY. For more information click here or to register on MLP click here.
National Board Certification Jump Start: Component 4
The Lower Hudson Teacher Center Network is sponsoring Jump Start: Component 4 a two-day training that will give candidates an overview of Component 4 on Monday, July 2 and Tuesday, July 3 from 9:00am - 2:00pm. It is being held at the NYSUT Regional Office, 520 White Plains Rd., Suite 400, Tarrytown, NY. For more information click here or to register on MLP click here.
Exploring Thinking and Writing for National Board Certification
The Lower Hudson Teacher Center Network is sponsoring Exploring Thinking and Writing for National Board Certification on Monday, August 27 and Tuesday, August 28 from 9:00am - 3:00pm. It is being held at the NYSUT Regional Office, 520 White Plains Rd., Suite 400, Tarrytown, NY. For more information click here or to register on MLP click here.
Educational Leadership Program
An informational meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 6 at 4:15 at Monhagen Middle School Library, 555 County Route 78, Middletown, NY to discuss the opportunity to earn an Advanced Certificate for Building and District Leader through LIU. There is a reduction of tuition by becoming a part of the Middletown Cohort. Classes will begin in September so there is plenty of time to be accepted into the program. If you have any question call the Middeltown Teacher Center at 845-326-1316. For more information click here.
Educational Trip Through Italy
Join the Rockland Teachers’ Center Institute and the Westchester Teacher Center Institute on an 8-day educational trip through Italy from April 19 – 26, 2019. Experience the culture and history first- hand to help bring your lessons to life! You will explore Venice, Rome and Florence as well as other areas of Italy. Join us just for the trip or if you want information on possible credit options (CTLE, In-Service, and Graduate credit), additional fee will be available soon. Enroll by May 15, 2018 and receive a $175 discount, for more information click here. For tour itinerary click here or for more information or questions, contact Gregory Montague – email@example.com.
Manhattanville College School of Education
Manhattanvile College School of Education’s Educational Leadership program is excited to offer Schools as Learning Organization class in the Spring of 2018. For more information click here. Please contact Lenora Boehlert, Ed.D. at 914.323.5443 or email at Lenora.Boehlert@mville.edu.
Professional Learning in Multisensory Reading Instruction
PNW BOCES and the Rose Institute for Learning and Literacy ay Manhattanville College have partnered to offer a professional development program. This program will provide pathways to Orton-Gillingham certification and Spalding certification. Fore more information click here.
Intensive Teacher Institute SUNY New Paltz's clinically rich 15-credit Intensive Teacher Institute in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages is designed for NYS Professionally certified teachers who have an interest in working with multilingual learners. Apply today to join our next cohort! For more information click here or visit SUNY New Paltz's website
Teacher Center Policy Board
If any teacher is interested in joining our Policy Board for the 2017-18 school year, please have your Union President contact us.
National Board Certification
For more information on National Board Certification please contact Lori D'Andrea, Director of the Teacher Center or Click Here
Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE)
For important information on New Registration and CTLE Requirements Click Here. For FAQ's Click Here
NYS Teacher Center Website
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