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Summer 2015 Online Professional Development Courses

Professional Development to Meet Your Needs

Online Professional Development allows you to take courses to match your needs and timetable. All courses are completed entirely online yet include rich discussions, relevant best practices, and job-embedded activities. If you have never taken an online course before, these courses are a great, no pressure way to get your start. Working from your own computer or tablet device, you will be able to access course materials, interact with colleagues and instructors, and learn new topics and skills that will help you help children learn.

Upcoming Courses

Moving Into Mobile Learning

July 13 - August 28, 2015

Act 48 Credit - 18 hours

Cost - $80.00

Take this introductory course to understand the benefits and challenges of mobile learning and the components of a successful program. Learn what you need to consider when creating a mobile-learning environment in your classroom. Moving into Mobile Learning is an online course for teachers that explains and demonstrates the implementation of mobile learning with interactive activities and locally relevant classroom examples. The course helps teachers transition to mobile learning with background research, planning strategies, and suggested technology apps and online tools.

Google Resources for the Classroom

August 17 - September 25, 2015

Act 48 Credit - 18 hours

Cost - $40.00

Do you use Google to search? Do you have a Gmail account? Have you tried to use Google Drive, but need some tips to get you further? Does your school have Google Apps for Education? If you answered yes to any of those questions, then this course is for you! Join us to learn about the great resources Google has to offer you and your classroom, while preparing activities in which you use Google resources with your classes.