In partnership with the New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS), Rye Country Day is hosting a day of professional development for NY teachers and staff on April 14, 2018. Join us for a day of learning and professional growth.
Workshops available include:
- Invent to Learn: Computing Meets Tinkering and Design with Gary Stager, author of Invent to Learn
- Talking and Teaching about Social Justice: with Dr. Khyati Y. Joshi, currently at Fairleigh Dickinson and formerly Visiting Professor at the Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race at Columbia
- The Unique Strengths & Vulnerabilities of the Teenage Brain -Neuroscience You Can Use: with Dr. Frances Jensen Professor and Chair of Neurology at the University of Pennsylvania and author of The Teenage Brain.
- What's Your Story? Using Narrative to Foster Empathy in the Classroom: presented by Narrative 4
Full workshop descriptions and registration details are available on our website: https://www.ryecountryday.org/about/teaching-learning-workshops