Site-based Seminars for Teachers

Committed to improving student learning and enhancing teacher practices, NYSUT Education & Learning Trust (ELT) invites you to experience the numerous professional learning opportunities we offer in our Professional Learning Programs brochure.

With ELT, you have the flexibility to customize programs to meet scheduling needs, whether they are for Superintendent’s Conference days, after school training or even weekend sessions. Our staff will help you develop a professional learning program that aligns with your district goals and fits your budget and time frame.

Choose from:

  • half-day
  • full day
  • 15-hour
  • or customized formats

ELT offers training for both New Teachers and Veteran Teachers, Mentors and Coaches.

Seminar titles for New Teachers include:
Classroom Management
Creating a Positive Environment
Discipline Strategies
Educator’s Valuing Diversity
Parent-Teacher Conference: Strategies for Success
Poverty’s Effect on Students
Strategies for Student Engagement
Understanding English Language Learners
21st Century Skills for Teachers

Please note, these are 2 hour sessions.

Seminar titles for Veteran Teachers include:
Cognitive Engagement: Raising Our Students’ Thinking
Crafting a Learning Community for Classroom Discussions
Differentiated Instruction
Effective Questioning
Guiding Struggling Readers
Positive Parent-Teacher Communication
Reading Comprehension: Understanding Text Structures
Teaching Students to Ask Questions
Understanding the Role of Formative Assessment
Working with Economically Disadvantaged Students

15 Hour Training titles include:
Call to Action: Proactive Union Engagement in the Workplace and Community
Poverty: Using Strategies to Narrow the Achievement Gap Reading, Writing and Thinking Strategies that Build Success in the Content Areas Gr. 5-12
Winning Over the Challenging Student

Considered an expert in Collaborative Team training and facilitation, ELT is often called upon by districts to assist with coaching, facilitation, and mentoring.

For a full set of seminar titles and descriptions, please view or download our Professional Learning Programs brochure.

If you know the specific training you would like to schedule, please download our Seminar Request Form and e-mail, fax, or mail the completed form back to us.

In compliance with New York State Education Department, NYSUT Education & Learning Trust has been approved as a sponsor to provide professional learning for Continuing Teacher Leader Education (CTLE) hours.