School of Education
Training the Talent of Artists With Autism
Featuring Temple Grandin, PhD
April 16 at 7:30 p.m.
Michael Shimmel Center for the Arts, 3 Spruce Street, New York, New York
Join our OASIS Program and Strokes of Genius for an inspiring lecture on how to train the talent in artistic individuals with autism, featuring guest lecturer Temple Grandin, PhD, one of the most accomplished and well-known adults with autism in the world. A special art auction and VIP reception with Grandin and the artists will help fund the OASIS and Strokes of Genius programs. Download our flier
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Rethinking STEM-D Education: Innovative Practices from the Field
May 15, 2014
9 am - 4 pm
Pace University Graduate Center, One Martine Avenue, White Plains
Join fellow educators and researchers for this forum to share best practices in STEM-D education in this specail one-day conference presented in collaboration by The Pace University School of Education, The Lower Hudson Teacher Center Network, The New York Technology Educators Network, Southern Westchester BOCES and The Lower Hudson Regional Information Center.
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
The School of Education is pleased to announce a new program of study: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), offered through a 30-credit Master of Science for Teachers (MST) program for college graduates and career changers, as well as a 15-credit Advanced Certificate for professional educators who hold a bachelor’s degree and certifications to teach.
Center for Literacy Enrichment Now Accepting Registration for Summer Program!
The Center's Summer Program is now accepting registrations for students age 5-15, for full- or half-day sessions. For more information, or to register, contact the Center at (914) 422-4135 or email Sr. St. John.
Project Exc-EL, or Excellence for English Learners, the program will combine evidence-based strategies for classroom teaching with support provided by community partners and agencies including the Center for Secondary School Redesign, Westchester Community College, Pace University and the RSHM Life Center. Plus Alpha Research, based in Arlington, Va, will provide evaluation and research support.
Sleepy Hollow has been named one of nine "Breakthrough Schools" nationally by the MetLife Foundation and the National Association of Secondary School Principals. The MetLife Foundation-NASSP Breakthrough Schools program showcases middle level and high schools that are high achieving or have dramatically improved student achievement while serving large numbers of students who live in poverty.
School of Education Professors Decry New Teacher Evaluation System
Read the statement in The Journal News' The Hall Monitor education blog.
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