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Professional Development Academy


Please read about our current professional development opportunities. Additional workshops will be posted to this site periodically, so please visit frequently for updates.

Should you have any questions in regards to a workshop, please contact Mrs. Mironov at (732) 541-8960, ext. 6031 or

Would you like to see a certain workshop offered? Would you like to share with your colleagues by presenting a workshop? If so, contact Mrs. Mironov. All workshop presenters receive PD hours as well as compensation for their time.

To register, click on the workshop and fill out the form!

Workshop Title/Description




Workshop Description:   This workshop will provide participants with an overview of how to plan for Readers Workshop and provide staff with a better understanding of how to structure the Literacy Block. Designed for staff in grades first through fifth. (Workshop offering for 4/15/19 has been modified to 5/13/19)
5/13/2019 Columbus School - Think Tank 3:15-4:30pm
Workshop Description:    Taking your theme centers and play scenarios to the next level to further engage children. Intended for all prek teachers and support staff. 
5/6/2019 Columbus School - Think Tank 3:00-4:30pm
Workshop Description:    Strategies for incorporating props and materials into the theme layer that promote math and literacy development.  Will include a Make and Take for current classroom theme. Intended for all prek teachers and support staff. 
5/20/2019 Columbus School - Think Tank 3:00-4:30pm