Professional Development Workshops
CUNY-CAT Professional Development workshops are great opportunities to discover innovative ways to engage and motivate your students, meet new colleagues, and explore creative approaches to the educational process. All align with Common Core Learning Standards.
After successfully completing the 5-hour training, you will receive a CUNY Certificate of Completion.
For workshop descriptions, registration, and other details, click the links below. To see the calendar, click here.
PUPPETS & PUPPETEERING
Restration is open for two Puppets & Puppeteering workshops.
We Have Puppets! Now What? LEVEL 1: May 14, 2013 ($95)
Moving puppets off the shelf and into action in the Early Childhood Classroom.
Sock Puppets! BIG Puppets! LEVEL 2: June 11, 2013 ($95)
Level 2 Puppetry for the Early Childhood Classroom
APPROACHING THE COMMON CORE STANDARDS: INTERACTIVE STORYTELLING
Interactive Storytelling & Emergent Literacy in the Early Childhood Classroom
LEVEL 1: May 29, 2013 ($50)
Build an experiential and intellectual understanding of the power of oral storytelling.
Storytelling LEVEL 2: April 25, 2013 (FREE)
Develop, practice and refine your Interactive Storytelling skills learned in LEVEL 1, with a focus on integrating Interactive Storytelling into the curriculum.
"I can't wait to go back to the classroom to use what I have learned!"
"I love coming to CAT and learning.
Every time I come out feeling like I will be a better teacher."
Workshops take place at CAT's centrally located Manhattan headquarters, a short distance from the 34th Street stop on major transportation lines. Location and other details are on the registration page.
July 2, 2015
A new partnership with the NYC Dept. of Probation and Carnegie Hall's NeON Program brings CAT to teens on probation.