Professional Development

Upcoming Workshops

05 March
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Dialog and Dignity: Creating Classroom Belonging with Touchstones®

08 April
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Advocating for LGBTQ Texts in a Time of Book Bans

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Past Workshops

Jan 18, 2024: To You Know Who You Are? An Exploration of Personal Stories through AncestryClassroom™
Feb 3, 2023: Unpacking the NYS Culturally Responsive-Sustaining Education Framework
March 5, 2024: Dialog and Dignity: Creating Classroom Belonging with Touchstones®
April 8, 2024: Advocating for LGBTQ Texts in a Time of Book Bans

Jan 12, 2023: NYSEC Connection and Conversation: Life as a Literacy Leader
Jan 14, 2023: A Journey to Educational Leadership
February 4, 2023: Pairing Poetry and Art for Analysis and Creative Writing: Ekphrasis!
March 4, 2023: Writing Towards Anti-Racist Education
March 9, 2023: Literacy Leaders Networking Session 2
May 11, 2023: Literacy Leaders Networking Session 3
August 2, 2023: Workshop in the Parks Lake Erie State Park
August 4, 2023: Workshop in the Parks Cayuga Lake State Park
August 7, 2023: Workshop in the Parks Letchworth State Park
October 2, 2023: A Conversation about Intellectual Freedom with NCTE Affiliates for Banned Books Week
October 3, 2023: An Evening with Laurie Halse Anderson
November 30, 2023: Journaling: A Gateway Into Student Thought & Independence
December 16, 2023: Decoding Literacy: Understanding the Reading Wars

Jan 8, 2022: Conversations Around Culturally Responsive Classrooms
Feb 5, 2022: The Power of Spoken Word Poetry in the Classroom
March 5, 2022: Culturally Responsive Education for Internationalization
March 22, 2022: Pop-Up Gathering: Life as an ELA & Literacy Leader
April 2, 2022: Teaching Against Misinformation, For Justice, In a Time of War
April 28, 2022: NYSEC Connection and Conversation: Literacy Leaders & Book Clubs
May 7, 2022: Building Trustworthy Writing Communities: A Culture of Care
June 4, 2022: Unraveling Complex Text: Using Socratic Circles to Create a Culture of Voice and Thought
November 5, 2022: A Culture of Reading: Daily Reading Practices That Work
November 15, 2022: Creating Community in the Classroom — and in Our Lives
November 15, 2022: Writing & Conversation, presented by Chris Mazura
December 3, 2022: Giving A Voice to All Students

Oct 2, 2021: An Intimate Conversation with Nic Stone
Nov 6, 2021: Classroom Practices for Multilingual Learners and English Language Learners and The Next Generation English Language Arts Learning Standards
Dec 4, 2021: Addressing the Writing Gap: Democratizing Writing Instruction