Summer Institutes for Teachers

This summer, you can enroll in courses that will build your knowledge in content area and improve your instructional skills.

All Molloy College Summer Institutes are taken for graduate credit, with the exception of the Advanced Placement (AP) Summer Institutes. AP Summer Institutes  may be taken on a non-credit basis for in-service credit. The Summer 2020 Institutes are offered in an intensive online format due to the current face-to-face meeting restrictions. 

The AP Summer Institutes and the Teaching Green Summer Institutes will be taught live in "real time" on the same dates and times as originally scheduled using either Zoon or the GoToTraining platforms. You will be emailed instructions on taking the course online.

The non-AP Summer Institutes for Teachers will be conducted asynchronously using the online platform, Canvas. The course is not taught in "real time", meaning that teachers do not have to log in and attend at a given time. You can log on at any time to take the course. Once you have registered for the course, an account will be set-up in Canvas for you to use, usually within one working day of your registration and you will be emailed instructions on taking the course online.

These graduate courses are part of our graduate education master's degree program at Molloy. The summer schedule is just a more intensive schedule than our fall or spring semester schedule of classes. The courses are all part of our graduate course offerings in the Division of Education and can be used by students as an elective towards our Master of Science degree in Education. The online courses are all listed with the course code, EDU 5900. Each course is a 3-credit graduate course and is approved as such by the New York State Department of Education.

The general course description can be found on our website at: https://www.molloy.edu/academics/graduate-programs/graduate-education/graduate-level-courses. Since this is a special topics course, the specific course descriptions differ depending upon the topic. The description of the EDU 5900 (formerly EDU 524) courses offered can be found under the topic areas below..

The tuition is discounted to $900 per course for teachers who already have a master's degree and are enrolled in a Molloy master's degree.  Students taking the courses as part of the master's degree must pay the regular rate of tuition.

The Summer Institutes are generally offered during the months of July and August. The course descriptions, schedule of classes and tuition rates are generally available by late winter/early spring each year.

CTLE Credit
Each 3-credit graduate course is approved for 45 hours of Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE). Click here for further information on the new CTLE requirements.

The Summer Institutes for Teachers are broken-down into three main categories:

Advanced Placement (AP) Summer Institutes

Molloy College, in cooperation with the College Board, is offering Advanced Placement Summer Institutes to teachers of Advanced Placement courses in twenty (20) subject areas for the summer of 2020.The AP Summer Institutes will be taught live in "real time" on the same dates and times as originally scheduled using either Zoon or the GoToTraining platforms. Click here for more information. 

Summer Institutes (Non-AP)

The Summer 2020 Summer Institutes (Non-Advanced Placement) are offered in the subject areas listed below, as well as in a general interest area. Most of the Summer Institutes are offered on a four (4) day, Monday-Thursday, schedule, as a fully online course conducted asynchronously using the online platform, Canvas.

Each Institute can be taken on a graduate credit basis for $900 for 3 graduate credits. CTLE credit will also be offered for each course.

The 2020 Summer Institute schedule of classes by week is now available.  However, registration for graduate credit for the  summer institutes started on March 2, 2020 at 6 a.m.

Click here for more information on the summer institutes, including courses description, tuition and registration procedures.

- English Language Arts
- Foreign Language in the Elementary School (FLES) 
Math
- Science 
- General Interest
- Students with Disabilities
- Social Studies 
- TESOL 
Online Institutes 

Popular Links:
- Schedule at a Glance by week
- 2020 Summer Institutes brochure
- Application and Registration Instructions

The Summer Institutes brochure was mailed in February 2020 to teachers on our mailing list. To be placed on our mailing list, please call 516.323.3550 or email conted@molloy.edu.

Please note: those teachers wishing to enroll in institutes for graduate credit must do so online starting on March 2, 2020. There is no longer a mail-in option. 

National Grid Foundation - Teaching Green Institute Grant Program (TGI)

Molloy College and the National Grid Foundation continue an innovative institute  that was founded in 2011: The Molloy College: National Grid Foundation Teaching Green Institute (TGI). TGI is designed to train middle school and high school teachers in environmental issues and to provide suggestions on incorporating environmentally focused curricula into their classrooms.

We will offer two institutes for 2020, one for middle school teachers and one for high school teachers. The Institutes will be offered June 29 - July 2, 2020, Monday- Thursday, from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. each day (not at Molloy's Suffolk Center as originally scheduled). The Teaching Green Summer Institutes will be taught live in "real time" on the same dates and times as originally scheduled using either Zoon or the GoToTraining platforms. They will be held at the same dates and times as indicated in the schedule. Teachers will be able to take the seminar using any type of device that has internet access: PC, Mac, tablet, even a smartphone. 

The Institutes may be taken as a 3 credit graduate course or on a non-credit basis. The institutes offered in 2020 will cover new topics not covered in the 2019 institutes.

We plan to send out an email in late April 2020 to teachers who have taken the institutes in the past, as well as to teachers who are in our summer institutes data base. To be placed on our email and mailing lists please contact: Alina Haitz at 516.323.3572 or by e-mail at ahaitz@molloy.edu for more information.

Further information on our program for 2020 can be found on our website at: www.molloy.edu/ce/summer/TGI.

Contact Alina Haitz at 516.323.3572 or by e-mail at ahaitz@molloy.edu for more information.

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