School Programs

Theatrical Teaching Institute

“Roundabout’s TTI provides a fresh approach to teaching—regardless of subject area—that can elevate not just content delivery, but long lasting experiences for students.” 
—Jim Brannigan, Smithtown High School English Teacher

August 14–19, 2016 (breakfast included)

Sunday, Aug. 14  9:30am–5:00pm*
Monday, Aug. 15  9:30am–5:00pm
Tuesday, Aug. 16  9:30am–5:00pm
Wednesday, Aug. 17  9:30am–5:00pm
Thursday, Aug. 18  9:30am–5:00pm
Friday, Aug. 19  9:30am–5:00pm
 
*On Sunday, August 14, we will be attending The Humans on Broadway. The production will be used as a reference during the course.
 
“This workshop is useful and applicable to all classroom teachers. The activities were rich, fruitful, and thoughtful. It is a great opportunity to be a more effective teacher." 
Jane Tran, P141K Special Education Teacher 
TTI is a six-day opportunity for educators and teaching artists to add to their toolkit of teaching strategies and to stimulate their own intellect and creativity by exploring Roundabout's Theatrical Teaching Framework, which posits that every great lesson has the elements of a great play.
 
  • Learn theatrical teaching techniques
  • Apply new strategies to your curriculum
  • Explore your own creativity
  • Participate in workshops with Roundabout artists
  • Investigate new approaches to student engagement and investment
  • Collaborate with fellow teachers and artists
"This institute has elevated my perception of theatre in the classroom. I've been given practical, rich, tangible ways to enhance and deepen student understanding of concepts and content. The application of Common Core Standards…was extremely evident in every piece of this week. Thank you." 
Erica Corlito, PS214 Theatre Arts Teacher
REGISTRATION INFORMATION
Tuition will be $450, which includes breakfast daily and a theatre ticket.

Tuition is waived for teachers involved in a school-wide partnership with Education at Roundabout.
P-Credit will be available to all NYC classroom teachers via the After School Professional Development Program. Additional registration for P-Credit is necessary through the DOE.


Registration for TTI is now full.
If you would like to be placed on the wait list, please email us.