Open Corridor

Open Corridor Schools, Inc.

"Open Corridor Schools, Inc. has pioneered new frontiers in teacher education for 34 years. OCS celebrates the individual classroom teacher and is honored to serve teacher needs in meeting the changing educational challenges of the 21st century." 

All Professional Development Teacher Education courses completed with Open Corridor Schools are three-credit, in-service graduate courses that include three CEUs.

Spring 2020 Course Offerings

  •  The Impact of Race in Our Schools- with Stu Schwartzman, Begins 1/18
  • Girl's Way of Learning- with Stu Schwartzman, Begins 2/1
  • Boy's Way of Learning- with Stu Schwartzman, Begins 2/22
  • Methods and Materials for Teaching Gifted Children- with Stu Schwartzman, Begins 3/14
  • The Greening of the American Classroom- with Stu Schwartzman, Begins 4/4
  • The Civil Rights of Teachers and Students- with Stu Schwartzman, Begins 4/18
  • Literary Block- Level I- with Sue Masse, Begins 1/4
  • Improving Written Responses to Text Across Curriculum- with Sue Masse, Begins 1/25
  • Enriching Student's Oral and Written Vocabulary- with Sue Masse, Begins 3/7
  • Literary Block II- with Sue Masse, Begins 3/28

Summer 2020 Course Offerings

  • Photojournalism Topics for Every Classroom-with Stu Schwartzman, Begins 5/9
  • The Impact of Immigration on Class Presentations-with Stu Schwartzman, Begins 5/30
  • Multiple Intellegences: Spatial Understanding- with Stu Schwartzman, Begins 6/13
  • How Sports Can Influence Achievement- with Stu Schwartzman, Begins 6/22
  • Web Technology, Part II-with Stu Schwartzman, Begins 7/6
  • Problem Solving Methods, Employing Nutrition-with Stu Schwartzman, Begins 7/11
  • Developing Critical Thinking Skills- with Stu Schwartzman, Begins 7/20
  • Methods for Strengthening Curriculum: Diversity Training- with Stu Schwartzman, Begins 8/1
  • Utilizing Museums-with Stu Schwartzman, Begins 8/10
  • Improving Reading Comprehension- with Sue Masse, Begins 5/2
  • Women in History: Rosa Parks- with Sue Masse, Begins 5/30
  • Creativity in Early Childhood Education Level I- with Sue Masse, Begins 7/11
  • Using Literature to Increase Motivation-Marine Topics- with Sue Masse, Begins 7/18
  • Women in History Series: Maya Angelou- with Sue Masse, Begins 7/25
  • Improving Writing Using Theater as a Resource- with Sue Masse, Begins 8/1

Fall 2020 Course Offerings

  • Utilizing Humor to Advance Curriculum- with Stu Schwartzman, Begins 9/12
  • Ethics for Classroom Teachers- with Stu Schwartzman, Begins 10/3
  • A New Mind for the Classroom: right-brain thinking- with Stu Schwartzman, Begins 10/17
  • How Educational Research Can Impact Classrooms- with Stu Schwartzman, Begins 11/7
  • The Efficient Use of Television for the Classroom- with Stu Schwartzman, Begins 12/5
  • Non-Fiction Writing in the Classroom- with Sue Masse, Begins 10/3
  • Inquiry-Based Instruction- with Sue Masse, Begins 11/7
  • Promoting Cooperation and Conflict Resolution in the Classroom- with Sue Masse, Begins 12/5