Educator Lab: High School to College Transition

Dates: Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Time: 9:00am-3:30pm
Featuring instructors from: Mount Saint Mary College, Dominican College, Arlington High School, Saint Thomas Aquinas College, Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and others!
Archival Resources in the Hudson Valley
FDR Presidential Library, Hyde Park, NY
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Learn about the wealth of local primary source information and best practices for finding useful classroom materials both online and in the archives.
Research Proficiency

Mount Saint Mary College, Newburgh, NY
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Learn about what college professors expect incoming first-year students to know about research and citations. Gain a better understanding of how to use library databases, catalogs, and lesser-known but vital research tools.
Information Literacy
Southeastern NY Library Resources Council, Highland, NY
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
From spotting fake news to crafting better web searches and understanding copyright, the goal of this day is to help you create assignments that foster critical thinking and meet learning standards.
Online Privacy and Security + Review
Southeastern NY Library Resources Council, Highland, NY
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Keeping yourself safe online and securing your private data is a matter of practice. Learn how information travels on the internet and how to instill the value of privacy in your students. Plus time to review concepts from the previous days.
Who is the audience for these workshops?
Any 6th-12th grade classroom teacher who assigns research projects.

Classes are $30 each, or $95 for the entire series
Lunch and curriculum materials are included
Southeastern NY Library Resources Council is a certified sponsor of CTLE credit through the New York State Department of Education. Each class is 6 credit hours.

Educator Lab is presented in partnership with Dutchess BOCES SLS., Orange-Ulster BOCES, and Ulster BOCES SLS.

Curriculum guides from Educator Lab 2018 & 2017 are here