Partnerships and collaborations are a major component of all of the statewide work of teacher centers. Our partners include school districts, BOCES, institutions of higher education, businesses, professional organizations, cultural organizations, specialized student service organizations, and parent and community-based organizations. Collaborations can involve the entire Teacher Center Network, members of a regional network, a group of centers, or just a single center. These partnerships and collaborations increase our ability to provide immediate, sustained, cost-effective, high quality professional development to over 300,000 educators in public, non-public and charter schools in more than 685 districts and 35 BOCES in New York State.
In October 2016, Eric Jensen, former teacher and educational leader and author of 29 books visited Rochester for an engaging, fast-moving, results-oriented program during which he taught more than 240 educators in our network to differentiate their teaching and school environment in ways that successfully reach students of poverty. The Greater Rochester Teacher Center Network […]