|Professional Development Course Catalog
QBG will be offering a three day workshop integrating STEM, literacy, and mathematics under the umbrella focus of sustainability. Increase your own understanding of sustainability while engaging in common core related work that can be brought back to your own classroom. As we the explore overall concepts related to sustainability, a special focus will be placed on energy, water, and waste. Teachers who attend this workshop will receive materials for classroom use.
Using Explorations into Botany and Outdoor Spaces to Further Your Teaching Practice
Explore the outdoors and learn some basic botanical concepts at the Queens Botanical Garden this summer! Learn about botany and ecology via hands-on, interdisciplinary activities. This P-credit, educator class includes garden-based explorations, classroom sessions, and a few walking trips. The course is imbued with various common core-aligned activities as well as formative assessments and addresses a number of Danielson’s competencies. New York City teachers may register for P-credits by visiting https://www.nycenet.edu/aspdp. The course fee includes a $200 registration and materials fee (does not include $125 ASPDP fee).
Customized Workshops Available for Groups of Educators
Work with our professional development staff to customize a program best suited to the needs of your staff. Choose from one of the topics below or suggest your own.
Half day or Day Long Workshops
Multiple Session Workshops
Contact Marnie Rackmill for more information.
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