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Changing Suburbs Institute® Professional Development Schools

A Professional Development School (PDS) is a school that partners with a college to prepare teacher candidates, provide faculty development, improve instructional practices, and enhance student learning. CSI currently has 12 schools with whom it partners.

Current CSI PDS Schools:

• Bedford Hills Elementary School, Bedford
• Bedford Village Elementary School, Bedford
• Fox Lane Middle School, Bedford
• Mount Kisco Elementary, Bedford
• West Patent Elementary School, Bedford
• Alexander Hamilton High School, Elmsford
• R.J. Bailey School, Greenburgh Central
• Jefferson Elementary School, New Rochelle
• Claremont Elementary School, Ossining
• Park Avenue School, Port Chester
• Thomas A. Edison Community School, Port Chester
• George Washington Elementary School, White Plains

Benefits of PDS Membership

Reduced Tuition for Graduate Courses
Teachers, staff and parents in PDS districts receive a 1/3 tuition discount.

Tuition Discount for Undergraduate Courses

High school students in PDS districts who have been accepted in the Manhattanville undergraduate program receive a 50% undergraduate tuition discount that is renewable annually, based on satisfactory academic progress.