Curriculum and Instruction

Teacher Centers

The Office of Higher Education acts as the program office for the statewide network of Teacher Resource and Computer Training Centers, Regional Networks, Standing Committees and statewide projects. The program office provides oversight, leadership, and guidance to this Teacher Center network on the grant application process, as well as a wide variety of topics related to NYS learning Standards and school improvement.

Teacher Centers provide direct assistance with the development and training of school district Professional Development Planning Committees and mentoring programs that are required under Commissioner’s Regulations 100.2 (dd). The Centers are governed through Education Law 316 (pdf document 21 KB) and Commissioner’s Regulations Part 81 (pdf document 11KB) provides further guidance.

NEW! Teacher Center Application for 2012-13 ( word document 142 KB) ( pdf document 75 KB)

Last Updated: January 16, 2013