RTC Update – Summer 2019

#CulturallyResponsiveEd  #SafeSecureSchools
RTC salutes our 2018-2019 Poverty Simulation Experience partners

Haverstraw Center/Haverstraw Collaborative
Rockland County Youth Bureau
Alzheimer’s Association
CANDLE of Rockland
Child Care Resources of Rockland
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rockland
Creative Response to Conflict
Village of Haverstraw
Good Samaritan Hospital
Haverstraw King’s Daughters Public Library
Knowledge for College
Legal Services of Hudson Valley
Lexington Center for Recovery
Lower Hudson Valley Perinatal Network
Mental Health Association of Rockland
North Rockland School District
Rockland 21C
Rockland BOCES
Rockland Community Against Hunger
Rockland Community Foundation
Rockland County Department of Health
Sloatsburg Food Pantry
Suffern Central School District
United Way of Rockland

Rockland Teachers’ Center March 2019 Update

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.


Rockland Teachers’ Center Update February 2019

Don’t miss out on RTC grant funded professional learning!

A sampling of upcoming offerings:
2/14 Chrome Extensions – Save Time and Increase Efficiency
2/26 Elementary Math PLC
2/26 Domestic Violence and  School Aged Children
To view the complete Rockland Teachers’ Center Update, click here.

RTC Update – December 2018

RTC December 2018 Update

Rockland Teachers’ Center, in conjunction with the Rockland County School Health and Wellness Coalition, is offering a Healthy Schools Series.   Trainings are from 4:30PM-6:30PM at Rockland BOCES, Building 10 PDC, 65 Parrott Road, West Nyack, NY.

Healthy Schools Series 2018-2019

All trainings are grant-funded and free! Pre-registration is required.

12/4/18 Vaping: What’s Behind the Cloud 

Facilitator: Michele Hughes, CANDLE

1/22/19 Mental Health and Wellness 101

Facilitator: Wendy Blanchard, Mental Health Association of Rockland County

2/4/19  Including Social Justice Perspective in the Classroom

Facilitator: Phyllis Frank, VCS

2/26/19 Domestic Violence and School-Aged Children

Facilitator: Laura Plotkin, Center for Safety and Change

3/19/19 Teach the Teachers Suicide Safety Training

Facilitator: Wendy Blanchard, Mental Health Association of Rockland County