LTYC knows that professional development, coupled with proper resources, is a critical factor for success in the classroom. The Professional Development Team of Leaders of Tomorrow Youth Center, Inc. works with teachers and administrators to instill innovative and research-based best practices that can:

  • deliver improved teacher effectiveness
  • increase student achievement and engagement
  • contribute to continuous academic and social success and growth
  • sustain positive school culture and climate

LTYC is equipped to provide training for traditional academic settings, as well as for programs in the performing and creative arts.

Professional development workshops cover such topics as:

  • Integrating the Arts in Every Classroom
  • The ARTS CORE (Conservatory Model Based Instruction)
  • Increasing Student Motivation
  • Differentiated Instruction
  • Classroom Management
  • Using a Strengths-Based Approach to Boost Staff Morale
  • Leading by Example
  • A Solution Based Focus for Solving Problems
  • Teaching the Gifted Learner
  • Designing and Delivering Engaging Classroom Lessons
  • Understanding and Fostering Authentic Student Engagement
  • Bullying/ Cultural & Community Awareness