The LIU Post Chapter of PDK holds free monthly programs presented by highly qualified professionals who address unique issues and hot topics in education. Meetings are open to graduate students, educators, administrators, and those interested in public education.
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April 16 (Tuesday) 4:30-6:30pm “Delivering Arts Education in Schools & Inter-generational Programs.”(link to flyer)
Presented by Tracey Warzer, Director of Arts in Education, Great Neck Arts Center, Kennedy Center for the Arts Education Partner
May 2 (Thursday) 5pm Annual Induction and Awards Ceremony (link to flyer)
September 20 (Thursday) Interviewing Techniques - Dr. Kathryn Lusteg (link to flyer)
Resumes - Jason Cascone
October 16 (Tuesday) Data & the Common Core - Wafa Westervelt, Freeport Assistant Superintendent (link to flyer)
October 25 (Thursday) SMART Board Technology, Integrated Program Tools, and Common Core State Standards (link to flyer)
Manju Prasad-Rao, Jean Uhl and Maria Zarycky, IMC librarian Professors
Dr. Roberta Levitt, Department of Special Education and Literacy Associate Professor
November 8 (Thursday) Teaching Literacy and English to Challenged Populations - Dolores Edwards - Poet, NCC Professor of English (Adjunct), Ret. H.S. English Teacher (20 years, Roosevelt H.S., Roosevelt, L.I)
February 12 (Tuesday) Teacher Certification - Dr. Michael Hogan
March 2 (Saturday) 10-1pm,"SMART Board Technology, Integrated Program Tools and Common Core State Standards" (link to flyer)
"SMART Board Technology and Integrated Program Tools" Presented by Manju Prasad-Rao, Jean Uhl and Maria Zarycky
"Common Core State Standards" Presented by Dr. Roberta Levitt, Department of Special Education & Literacy, LIU POST
March 7 (Thursday) 4:30-6:30pm, "Teaching with Relevance: Sound, Symbol, Code & Color-Teaching Music & Liberal Arts to Special Needs Students" - Elise Sobol, Adjunct Prof. Music Education, LIU POST and NYU; Teacher at Rosemary Kennedy School, Wantagh, L.I.
April 9 (Tuesday) 4:20-6:30pm "The Common Core Standards in the Classroom" (link to flyer)
Presented by Dr. Howard Berrent, Educational Consultant and Presenter, Past President of Nassau Reading Council