TEACHING...THE FIRST THREE YEARS INSTITUTE

A cohort-driven experience that offers training and support to early career teachers.

JOIN COHORT TWO AND FOCUS ON YOUR PROFESSIONAL GROWTH IN:
Understanding Independent School Culture

  • Diversity-Equity-Inclusion-Justice-Belonging
  • Mission and values
  • Your impact on culture

Navigating student-parent-colleague relationships 

  • Collaboration among school colleagues
  • Effectively communicating with parents
  • Classroom management

Developing one’s craft in the art and science of teaching

  • Curriculum design
  • Assessment strategies
  • Time management
  • Learning differences

Attending to self-care and professional growth opportunities

  • Identifying growth opportunities in and outside of a school
  • Self-care and mindfulness
  • Resource awareness

PROSPECTIVE PARTICIPANTS

Teachers in PAIS member schools entering their first, second, and third years of teaching

COST
$675 per teacher; $395 for each additional teacher from the same school 

DATES AND TIMES

Session 1:
Philadelphia Area In-Person | Thursday, August 11, 2022 | 2:00-5:00pm
Pittsburgh Area In-Person | Monday, August 15, 2022 | 2:00-5:00pm
Sessions 2: Thursday, September 29, 2022 | 3:30-5:00pm | Virtual
Sessions 3: Thursday, October 20, 2022 | 3:30-5:00pm | Virtual
Sessions 4: Wednesday, November 16, 2022 | 3:30-5:00pm | Virtual
Sessions 5: Thursday, January 12, 2023 | 3:30-5:00pm | Virtual
Sessions 6: Wednesday, February 8, 2023 | 3:30-5:00pm | Virtual
Sessions 7: Tuesday, April 18, 2023 | 2:00-4:30pm | Virtual



Please contact Deb Borden, Director of Programs and Research, with any questions.