English Language Arts Summer Institutes for Teachers

The following ELA summer Institutes will each be offered on a four (4) day schedule from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. each day (Except Blending Vocabulary and Grammar Instruction, which will be offered from 9:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.)  at either Molloy's Suffolk Center located at 7180 Republic Airport in East Farmingdale or our Rockville Centre campus located at 1000 Hempstead Avenue, Rockville Centre. The Institutes can be taken for 3 graduate credits at $900 a course or on a non-credit basis for 2 in-service credits for $495 per course. Please note that students enrolled in these Institutes on an in-service basis cannot opt to take these Institutes for graduate credit once an Institute has begun. Molloy graduate students should consult their graduate advisor. Please click here for application and registration procedures. Click on the titles below for Institute descriptions and faculty bios:

The following Institutes will be offered at our Rockville Centre campus:

June 26 - June 29 

Unleashing Creativity to Find Your Voice and Impact Students' Writing: Grades 4-12 Instructor:Carol Varsalona

July 17 - July 20
Developing a Standards-Based Unit and Performance Assessment in an ELA Classroom and/or Social Studies Classroom Instructor: Victor Jaccarino

July 24-27
Promoting A Literacy-Based Culture in Schools through Effective Leadership Instructors: Victor Jaccarino and Mike Keany

July 31 - August 3
Blending Vocabulary and Grammar Instruction  Instructor: Amy Benjamin

August 7 - August 10

Managing the Classroom with Technology Using Online Assessment Tools for Educators in the ELA K-12 Classroom
Instructor: Dr. Maria Esposito

August 14 - August 17

Using Technology to Support Literacy in the ELA Classroom Instructor: Dr. Maria Esposito

The following Institutes will be offered at our Suffolk Center campus:

June 26 - June 29 
Vocabulary in the Science Classroom:
Instructor: Melissa Torre

Drama in the English Curriculum: Grades 6-12 Instructor: Regina Hall

July 24 - July 27
Classroom Management Techniques: Grades 6-12 Instructor: Michael J. Ferretti


If you have questions related to the academic aspects of the ELA Institutes, such as the content of the Institutes, please email Dr. Vicky Giouroukakis at vgiouroukakis@molloy.edu in the Division of Education. If you have administrative questions, such as the registration procedure, please contact Cindy Thomas at: cthomas@molloy.edu or call 516.323.3554.