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Lansing-Groton Teacher Center


Welcome to the Lansing-Groton Teacher Center

We are currently located at the
Groton Middle / High School
Room 317
400 Peru Road
Groton, NY 13073
607-898-5803 x2317

The Lansing-Groton Teacher Center is open and offering professional development opportunities.
2015-2016 Hours: 
Tuesday 12-5pm
Thursday 12-5pm 
Rhody O'Donnell, Director 
Susan Wood, Manager
New email address: lgtc@groton.cnyric.org
Our Mission
The Lansing-Groton Teacher Center is dedicated to enhancing the instructional expertise of our staff by facilitating opportunities for collaboration; providing programs that foster sharing, learning, and team building among educators; and equipping teachers with knowledge and techniques to enhance student performance.

Suggested Professional Reading List

This list is will be updated regularly to include more suggestions.  If you have a suggestion for a book to be added to the list, please contact th LGTC Director.

Classroom Instruction that Woks - Marzano, Pickering, Pollack
Collaborative Teaching in Secondary Schools:  Making the Co-Teaching Marriage Work - Wendy Murawski
Data Wise:  A Step-by-Step Guide to Using Assessment Results to Improve Teaching and Learning - Katherine Parker Boudett
Differentiating the High School Classroom - Kathie Nunley
Do I Really Have to Teach Reading?  - Cris Tovanni
Driven by Data:  A Practical Guide to Improve Instruction - Paul Bambrick-Santoyo
Engaging Adolescents in Reading - John T. Guthrie
The Formative Assessment Action Plan: Practical Steps to More Successful Teaching and Learning - Nancy Frey
Great Performances; Creating Classroom-Based Assessment Tasks 2nd ed.  - Lary Lewin and Betty Hean Shoemaker
The Highly Engaged Classroom - Robert Marzano
The Handbook for SMART School Teams - Anne Conzemuis and Jan O'Neill
Task Rotation:  Strategies for Differentiating Activities and Assessments by Learning Style:  A Strategic Teachiner PLC Guide- Harvey Silver, Joyce Jackson, Daniel Moirao
Using Data to Improve Learning for All - Nancy Love




Ms. Chris Pettograsso, Superintendent
300 Ridge Road
Lansing , NY 14882
Phone: (607) 533-3020


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