RTC Update March 2019
Rockland Teachers’ Center is a NYS Teacher Center! NYS Teacher Centers provide educators with customized professional learning to prepare students for a changing tomorrow.
NYS Teacher Centers funding supports:
Culturally Responsive Education and Culturally Diverse Learners
Developing programs that address school culture, including racial and social justice issues
Safe and Secure Learning Environments
Creating and maintaining safe, secure and inclusive learning environments for all students
Aligning Technology with Instruction
Advancing state-of-the-art strategies and applications secured by the Smart Schools Bond Act
Teacher Retention and Teacher Leadership Development
Providing mentor programs for new educators and facilitating National Board Certification for veteran teachers
Next Generation Learning Standards
Connecting academic and applied knowledge in all subject areas, including Career and Technical Education.