The new start date for the Foundations of Effective Teaching is on Tuesday, November 8, 2011.  The course addresses the fundamental aspects of teaching and learning that are relevant for teachers and classroom paraprofessionals in all grade levels and subject areas.  A Professional Development course for Educator’s Rights & Responsibilities is also available beginning November 17, 2011.  This course is designed to give the class participant a broad overall view of unions, their structure, purpose and functions.  Interested participants must register prior to the start of the courses at the GFT Office.  A $75 deposit must be made upon registration with the remaining balance paid at the end of the class.  View ER&D Schedule
Course: Foundations of Effective Teaching I
Location: JFK High School Annex room F-104
Dates & Times: Tuesdays & Thursdays from 3pm to 6pm; Saturdays from 8am to noon.
(November 8, 10, 12, 15, 17, 19, 22, 29, December 1, 3, 6, 8, 10)
Instructor: Peter Linn
Course: Educator’s Rights & Responsibilities
Instructor: Matt Rector
Location: GFT Union Hall
Days: Mondays and Thursdays (November 17, 2011 to February 16, 2011)
Time: 4-6pm
3 Graduate Credits for GFT Members only $285