Professional Development Course Descriptions

The one-on-one support that educators need, when they need it, combined with the structure that allows new skills and competencies to be recognized and rewarded.

Educators earn micro-credentials toward a Blended Learning or Personalized Learning certification.

Blended Series

Best Practices in Online Instruction
Best Practices in Online Instruction

Best Practices in Online Instruction

Best Practices in Online Instruction

This course provides students with the opportunity to closely examine aspects of best practices in online instruction, discovering standards and skills for effective online delivery. Participants will examine instructional strategies for effective online engagement and determine which to implement in their online classrooms. By the end of the course, educators will produce and deliver an online lesson specific to their content and grade level.

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1 $0.00 $0.00
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Certified Blended Instructor 6-Course Package
Certified Blended Instructor 6-Course Package

Certified Blended Instructor 6-Course Package

Certified Blended Instructor 6-Course Package

Choose this package If you are interested in becoming a Certified Blended Instructor, offering professional development training within your school or district. It includes a customized 6-course learning pathway, which will be determined based on your instructional needs and learning interests.

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1 $150.00 $150.00
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@ $150.00 ea.
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Introduction to Blended Learning
Introduction to Blended Learning

Introduction to Blended Learning

Introduction to Blended Learning

This program examines various blended learning instructional models. Participants will determine the best approach to implementing blended learning in their classrooms. The program reviews the Quality Standards for Online and Blended Learning from the International Association of K-12 Online Learning (iNACOL). Participants will also explore various synchronous tools for virtual instruction, student engagement, and support.

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1 $25.00 $25.00
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@ $25.00 ea.
Outside of Colorado
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Instructional Best Practices In Blended Learning
Instructional Best Practices In Blended Learning

Instructional Best Practices In Blended Learning

Instructional Best Practices In Blended Learning

This course provides participants with the opportunity to study aspects of best instructional practices and strategies in blended learning in order to implement a blended learning model (Flipped Model). Participants will also explore instructional differences and similarities between being a content expert and an expert facilitator. In addition, participants will review, respond, design, and implement the following in a blended setting: 1. Quality standards in online and blended learning; 2. Instructional strategies and tools that build student engagement and support in blended settings; 3. Instructional strategies that build self-directed, autonomous learners; and 4. Synchronous and asynchronous tools for virtual instruction in a blended setting.

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1 $25.00 $25.00
999 Inventory
@ $25.00 ea.
Outside of Colorado
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Creating Digital Content for Blended Learning
Creating Digital Content for Blended Learning

Creating Digital Content for Blended Learning

Creating Digital Content for Blended Learning

This program prepares instructors for creating digital content for the blended classroom. Participants will learn how to digitize content they currently use in their instruction to a learning management system that supports blended learning while adhering to best practices in digital course design. As part of the course alignment process, participants will review the National Standards of Quality for Online Courses by the International Association for K-12 Online Learning (iNACOL) to ensure their courses follow guidelines for digital course content, instructional design, technology, student assessment, and content management.

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1 $25.00 $25.00
999 Inventory
@ $25.00 ea.
Outside of Colorado
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Rotation Models
Rotation Models

Rotation Models

Rotation Models

Participants in this program will be provided with the opportunity to study aspects of blended learning models with a focus on Rotation Models. Participants will examine elements of Station Rotation, Lab Rotation, Flipped Classroom, and Individual Rotation models, determining which is most beneficial to their blended classroom. Strategies include content development and student engagement.

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1 $25.00 $25.00
999 Inventory
@ $25.00 ea.
Outside of Colorado
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The Flipped Classroom
The Flipped Classroom

The Flipped Classroom

The Flipped Classroom

Flipped classrooms are the focus of this program. Participants will examine elements of a flipped classroom and how this blended learning model engages students through myriad strategies for flipping specific content and activities. By the end of the program, participants will create a flipped lesson and accompanying materials for supporting the successful implementation of a flipped classroom in their blended setting.

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1 $25.00 $25.00
999 Inventory
@ $25.00 ea.
Outside of Colorado
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All professional development courses run year-round on an on-demand basis, beginning the second Wednesday of a month. Course availability is subject to on-going curation work. Please contact us to determine if the course you are interested in taking is available.