NCTA provides content rich professional development programs for K-12 educators and pre-service teachers in all fields. This includes face-to-face college level seminars, online courses, workshops, book groups, webinars, and among other opportunities. Below are current offerings both locally and nationwide:
From Our Classroom To Yours:
An NCTA Master Teacher Workshop Series
A series of NCTA Master Teacher workshops on integrating East Asia into your classroom.
Join us for a teacher to teacher presentations that will cover content, strategies, implementation, and resources for bringing East Asia into your classroom this year.
Each presentation will provide Act 48 for Pennsylvania teachers and Certificates of Completion for teachers from other states.
Past Sessions of From Our Classroom to Yours
From Our Classroom to Yours: East Asian Case Studies in Human Geography: Population, Migration and Innovation
with Matthew Sudnik (September 21)
From Our Classroom to Yours: Picture This! Traveling Through Time with Japanese Art and Manga
with Angie Stokes and Dr. Ann Marie Davisn (October 10)
From Our Classroom to Yours: That's Lama with One 'L': Exploring Tibetan Buddhism in the Social Studies Classroom
with Stephanie Rizas (November 16)
From Our Classroom to Yours: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress with Michele Beauchamp (December 9)
From Our Classrooms to Yours: “The Joy of Tangrams” with Karen Gaul (January 14)
From Our Classrooms to Yours: Shibori - the Japanese Art of Shaped Resist Dyeing with Kachina Leigh (February 25)
From Our Classrooms to Yours: Worldviews and Belief Systems with Michael-Ann Cerniglia (March 18)
From Our Classrooms to Yours: Dynasty Smackdown with Matthew Roberts (April 14)
From Our Classrooms to Yours: Creating Connections: Engaging Students Through a New Screen with Kamishibai with Angie Sokes and Mary Rice (May 5)
Join the NCTA and the Five Colleges Center for East Asian Studies for their 2021 Series of Webinars.
Engage with experts and educators in thoughtful discussions and engaging presentations on the topics below.