NYSATA Region 7 CTLE Approved Professional Development Registration
Welcome to NYSATA Region 7 Professional Development Registration Page.
Region 7 is an approved CTLE provider. Participants will receive One CTLE PD hour per hour of Professional Development. Certificates will be given at the completion of the workshop. The following descriptions and information can be used to fill out Professional Development Requests on My Learning Plan in your home district. Each district may have different requirements, but you can fill in your own form. We are not associated with BOCES or other providers that offer CTLE and you will not find our PD in a catalog.
Professional Development descriptions and dates can be found below. Use the form to choose any of the workshops that you would like to attend. All registration fees should be mailed directly to NYSATA Region 7 Treasurer Jen Wassmer in advance of the workshop.
Please note the registration deadlines and please do not bring checks to the workshop. Workshops are offered for free or at a reduced rate for NYSATA members. Not a member? Visit
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A minimum number of participants must be reached in order to run workshop where noted. Participants will be reimbursed by NYSATA if a workshop is cancelled.
Multi-Level Graphic Design Techniques -- Creating Digital Learning Materials for the K-12 Classroom, Tuesdays, March 3, 10, 17, and 24, 5:00pm-7:00pm, Dutchess Community College, Washington Building, Room 038 (lower level)
This multi-level, 4 part workshop, will demonstrate and help you build best practices in the use of basic graphic design principles while using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator on the MacOS platform to create visually exciting content materials for use in all K-12 art classrooms. We will explore examples of eye-catching flyers, instruction sheets, exercises, and project mockups for your students, and unlock valuable tips and tricks in the use of this powerful software as we manipulate both text and image to put together highly effective and engaging visual aids. Over the course of four sessions, attendees will bring specific ideas for their own curriculum and classroom needs as we dive into creating new materials during the hands-on studio portion of the workshop.
Presenter: Holly McCabe
Participants will receive 8 hours of CTLE Credit
Cost: $30.00 materials fee for NYSATA Members and $40.00 for non-members (become a member at
)Please make checks payable to NYSATA R7 and send to Jen Wassmer, 2918 Whispering Hills Dr., Chester, NY 10918
Register online using the NYSATA R7 Registration Form
Registration Deadline: March 1, 2020
A Minimum of 6 participants will be needed to run this course.
NYSATA R7 Collegial Circle Thursday, February 20 5:30-8:30 and March 19, 5:30-8:30,The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center Library, Vassar College, 124 Raymond Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604
This Free, 6 hour workshop, will focus on current issues and trends in the visual arts. . Each participant will be responsible for purchasing and reading the following title: "Studio Thinking from the Start: The K–8 Art Educator’s Handbook"
by Jillian Hogan , Lois Hetland, et al. Students of all ages can learn to think like artists! Studio Thinking: The Real Benefits of Visual Arts Education changed the conversation about quality arts education. Now, a decade later, this new publication shows how the eight Studio Habits of Mind and four Studio Structures can be used successfully with all students in a range of socioeconomic contexts and school environments.
Habit-by-habit definitions, classroom examples, and related visual artist exemplars emphasizing contemporary artists.
Full color mini-posters teachers can hang in their classrooms to illustrate each of the eight Studio Habits of Mind.
Sample templates for students to use as they plan, reflect upon, and talk about works of art.
Innovative approaches to assessment and strategies for implementation.
Photos throughout the book of Studio Thinking signage and activities, students making art, and student artworks.
Suggestions for using Studio Thinking for arts education advocacy.
In our sessions, we will discuss our responses to the reading, implications for the art curriculum, and student learning outcomes as we reflect on our practice and experiences.
This 2 night workshop will take place at the Vassar Lehman Loeb Gallery and Library located on the Vassar College campus at 124 Raymond Avenue, in Poughkeepsie . It is the first building on the right, immediately inside the stone arch that forms the main entrance to the college on Raymond Avenue. There is free street parking all along Raymond Avenue, and there is also limited free visitor parking on the in-drive just inside the main entrance to the college. Handicapped parking is available both on Raymond Avenue and on the in-drive.
Participants will receive 6 hours of CTLE Credit
Cost: Free to NYSATA Members and non-members
Registration Deadline: February 19
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Please Choose Workshops
NYSATA R7 Collegial Circle, "Studio Thinking from the Start: The K–8 Art Educator’s Handbook" Vassar Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center
$30.00/$40 Multi-Level Graphic Design Techniques -- Creating Digital Learning Materials for the K-12 Classroom
Please send Checks Payable to NYSATA Region 7
2918 Whispering Hills Dr.
Chester, NY 10918
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