Professional Development Programming


Professional Development programming can be adapted to meet your school’s unique needs. Below is a list of workshops. If you are interested in having a workshop or talk at your school, call Carol at: 518-280-9807 or email:  If you don't see what you're looking for, call or email and we can design a workshop to fit your needs.


  • Hybrid and virtual Teaching - Best practices: What works?  What is useful and what is too much?  How to effectively teach any content area in a virtual platform.  This workshop includes assessment ideas, and how to keep things lively and engaging.

  • Formative Assessment Meets Technology: Find out new and creative ways to assess student progress that will be fun for you and your students.

  • STEM, STEAM, STREAM:  Putting it all together to make a comprehensive instructional program.


  • 5 Reasons You Should Be Teaching Digital Citizenship: Learn why it's important to address the 21st century skill of digital citizenship, in which students connect, collaborate, and communicate responsibly and safely.


  • Meet the Millennial Parents: Today's parents are a new "breed" so to speak.  This workshop will give strategies for dealing with the customer service expectations, parents who are self-interested and maneuver with stealth like fighter tactics.


  • Our Catholic Identity: This interactive workshop will encompass evaluating current practices, developing goals and creating a plan for enhancing the Catholic identity of the school.


  • Sharing our Faith: Participants will discuss ways to incorporate the Catholic teachings in any setting.  Outside the box thinking coupled with sharing experiences will provide teachers with a new level of comfort for sharing their faith.


  • Copyright and Fair use: Teachers set the example for students.  Often there are questions about what can be used, downloaded or copied for classroom use.  This workshop will detail the law and explain fair use.


  • Mandated Reporter Refresher:  A refresher course on what teacher’s obligations are, how administrators can help, and basic information about abuse and neglect is important for all faculty members and required annually.

  • NYS Next Generation Learning Standards: CSAANYS has a variety of workshops on the State Standards.  Please call to customize a presentation for your teachers.


  • How to deal with Parents who are in a Variety of Emotional States: Learn communication strategies, ways to build parental support, and ideas for keeping your relationships on target.


  • Communicating with Parents: We all need to learn how to talk with each other.  Learn about and practice effective communication strategies to make all our interactions with parents effective and productive.

  • Effective Communication: Hone your communication skills, and understand why what you say may not be "heard". Learn how personalities determine how we communicate with each other.  Become a champion communicator!


  • Queen Bee and Wannabees: Girls and bullying coupled with technology is a whole new challenge for our schools.  This presentation is good for teachers, students and parents to learn about the impact as well as how to have nurturing schools.


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