Oral Literacy in the Classroom: The Art of Narration with David Gonzalez

Storyteller Extraordinaire David Gonzalez  will facilitate a workshop on Oral Literacy on July 9. Using a set of classic fables and myths as primary sources,  participants will examine best practices in how to make story narratives come alive in the classroom.  This practical workshop will focus on the three key modalities of oral literacy; image, language, tone.  Syllabus

Registration  – 6 Hours CTLE


RTC Institute Update – May 2019

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36 Credit Master’s in Literacy

Grades B-6 or 5 -12

Join our next cohort!

Start classes in Spring, Summer or Fall 2019!

Be a literacy leader at your school or in your district

Program questions: Contact Amy Mackenzie,  914-552-5336 / dramymackenzie21@gmail.com

Contact:  Joleen 845-499-0851/ jmurray@rockteach.org




Master’s in Literacy – 36 Credit Program

Master’s in Literacy
Grades B-6 or 5-12
36 Credit Program

Join our next cohort! Start classes in Spring, Summer or Fall 2019!

Teachers with teaching certification and a master’s degree can submit
transcripts for review. Up to 12 credits may transfer toward a second master’s
degree in literacy

Why join the RTCI – SUNY New Paltz Master’s in Literacy program?

 Become a literacy specialist, working one-on-one with struggling readers and writers
 Be a literacy leader at your school or in your district
 Support ALL students with the literacy demands they face
 Increase your employment options by expanding your curriculum-writing and professional
development leadership skills
 Convenient locations, times, and schedules
 Reasonable pricing for graduate level courses
 Courses are offered in a variety of ways, face-to-face, hybrid, and online
 Enhance your knowledge with additional training in the area of literacy
 Qualified Teachers can take up to 6 credits without applying for the whole program
 This program supports Common Core Initiatives

For More Information
For application or New Paltz program questions: contact Amy Mackenzie at 914-552-5336 or

Cost per 3 credit Rockland course: $1050* On-campus courses are $1296*per 3 credit course. (*prices subject to change).

Contact us at 845-499-0851/email jmurray@rockteach.org or visit our website.

RTCI Update – February 2019

Our RTCI Update highlights the offerings of our non-profit, RTC Institute.

Join our spring cohort for 36 Credit Master’s in Literacy with higher ed partner SUNY New Paltz. Courses are conveniently located in Rockland County and offered at a discounted rate!

Click for the full update:  RTCI UpdateFeb19