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Teacher Workshops

“These sessions really gave me the confidence to build community and teach complex texts virtually.”

–Teacher, Lazaro Cardenas Elementary School, Chicago, IL
 

“I want to thank you and the CST for all that you have done for us teachers during remote learning. Your resources proved invaluable.”

–Teacher, Peoria Academy, Peoria, IL
 

“CST offers THE BEST workshops for teachers. Everything we are given applies directly to classroom instruction, and the play handbooks offer so many incredible additional activities. Thank you, as always, for loving teachers!”

–Teacher, Bishop Noll Institute, Hammond, IN

TEACHER WORKSHOPS

All classroom teachers—including teachers-in-training—are invited to our free online Teacher Workshops! Our workshops have gone online—and like their precursors, will provide you with the tools you need to help your students crack open complex texts. We’ll be tipping our hat to our new remote classrooms—and their possibilities of play. And we’ll take a hard look at Shakespeare in the colonies, in the canon, in the curriculum—and in our classrooms. Register now!

Remotely Improv! Activating Text with Improv-inspired Play
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. (Central Standard Time)
1.5 PDH/CPDU CREDITS
 

Registration for this workshop is closed.
 

Text Work 101 with Kevin Long
Thursday, February 25, 2021
4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. (Central Standard Time)
1.5 PDH/CPDU CREDITS
 

 
 

TEACHER TALKS

Since our classrooms went remote last spring, our free online Teacher Talks continue to offer a space for teachers to come together, share their success stories, challenges, and resources with their fellow educators. We invite you to join us for our monthly Teacher Talks for this fall semester, a time for you to be in conversation with other teachers, gain insight and inspiration for your classroom, your students, and yourself. Each month, you can plan to learn a new remote-accessible activity and have time to ask the developing experts in this field of virtual learning—your peers—for input and advice. Our “classroom” is the Zoom room, and we’ll send registered participants a link the day before.

Teacher Talk 1
Thursday, October 15, 2020 
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Central Standard Time)
1 PDH/CPDU CREDITS
 

Registration for this workshop is closed.
 

Teacher Talk 2
Thursday, November 5, 2020
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Central Standard Time)
1 PDH/CPDU CREDITS
 

Registration for this workshop is closed.
 

Teacher Talk 3
Thursday, December 10, 2020
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Central Standard Time)
1 PDH/CPDU CREDITS
 

Registration for this workshop is closed.
 

 

2020/21 LEAD TEAM SHAKESPEARE PARTNER

ComEd

MAJOR TEAM SHAKESPEARE SUPPORTERS

Allstate    Ethel and Bill Gofen  The Hearst Foundation, Inc.     KPMG  Anna and Robert Livingston  NEA Art Works  Polk Brothers Foundation  The Harold and Mimi Steinberg Charitable Trust

Additional Support Provided by
Arts Midwest, BP, Helen Brach Foundation, Butler Family Foundation, Crown Family Philanthropies, The Grover Hermann Foundation, Kimberlee Herold, James and Brenda Grusecki, The Malott Family Student Access Fund, Mazza Foundation, Pritzker Foundation Team Shakespeare Fund, and The Segal Family Foundation Student Matinee Fund

   

 

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