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Summer 2013 Course Catalogue

Registration Now Open:

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  • Register for this program. Once registered, you will be eligible to enroll in the modules.
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Differentiated Instruction Starter Guide

July 1 - July 15

Facilitated by Melanie Eisen

Delve into the framework and philosophy behind one of the  most effective learning models

  • Gain an understanding of the origins of DI
  • Develop activities for different learning styles
  • Add tools to your teacher tool belt


Open Day School's

Blended Learning Boot Camp

July 8th - August 4th

Facilitated by Michael Mino and Dr. Eliezer Jones

Tools and skills for blended learning. Participants will gain:

  • A working knowledge of blended learning
  • Hands-on development with an online platform
  • An understanding of instructional design Principles
  • A custom blended unit you can use
  • Increased skills as a 21st Century Educator
  • A strong foundation to continue your own learning and implementation of this model

The cost of this pilot program is being offered at a discounted rate of $299.

Click here to view the syllabus for this boot camp.


Positive Behavior Support in your Classroom

July 15 - July 29

Facilitated by Dr. Elana Weinberger

Tools to build positive behavior and pro-social skills in your students

  • Create and present clear behavioral expectations in your classroom
  • Learn how to design a positive reinforcement plan that works


Setting the Stage for Success

July 29 - August 12

Facilitated by Shira Loewenstein

Strategies for creating a powerful learning community

  • Begin to empower students to become responsible members of the community
  • Gain new tools and strategies to start the year successfully
  •  Set the stage for a positive learning environment using the resources you already have in your room
  • Learn to set expectations and routines in your classroom


Creating a Supervision and Evaluation System that Works for You

August 12 - August 26

Facilitated by Rabbi Maccabee Avishur

Explore the principles of Supervision for Growth

  • Master the skill of being in seven places at once and getting into every classroom
  • Develop your "eye" for good teaching and learn how to zero in on what's important
  • Gain tools for maximizing pop-in visits
  • Discover how to provide great feedback that teachers will hear


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If you have questions about our online PD programs please contact Eitan Novick, Project Manager, Continuing Education and Professional Development, at or 212-960-5400 ext. 6684.