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.

Intermediate & Content - Specific Courses

Differentiation Strategies in a Blended Environment
Differentiation Strategies in a Blended Environment

Differentiation Strategies in a Blended Environment

Differentiation Strategies in a Blended Environment

Differentiation in a blended or online setting is explored in this program. Topics include elements and strategies of differentiated instruction in a blended classroom in terms of content, process, product, environment, and assessment. Participants will apply strategies to blended learning models.

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1 $25.00 $25.00
999 Inventory
@ $25.00 ea.
Outside of Colorado
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Personalized Learning: Teacher Data Dashboards
Personalized Learning: Teacher Data Dashboards

Personalized Learning: Teacher Data Dashboards

Personalized Learning: Teacher Data Dashboards

Through this program, participants will examine the function of the data dashboard in learning management systems. Participants will learn how to access, understand, analyze, and apply the data from student performance, integrating it into their daily instruction. They will also examine strategies for utilizing data to personalize learning for each student.

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1 $25.00 $25.00
999 Inventory
@ $25.00 ea.
Outside of Colorado
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N/A
Inquiry in Blended Learning
Inquiry in Blended Learning

Inquiry in Blended Learning

Inquiry in Blended Learning

This course provides educators with the opportunity to explore elements and models of inquiry-based learning. Participants will reflect on their own instructional practice, examining existing units of study or planning new ones that integrate active learning strategies in their blended classrooms through posing challenge questions, problems, or scenarios in order to develop an authentic project-based learning environment.

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1 $25.00 $25.00
999 Inventory
@ $25.00 ea.
Outside of Colorado
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Instructional Best Practices for Librarians
Instructional Best Practices for Librarians

Instructional Best Practices for Librarians

Instructional Best Practices for Librarians

This program is designed for school librarians who are looking to understand new roles and expanded library services required to meet the needs of blended and online learners. Topics include: 1. Blended librarianship and the Library Learning Commons models; 2. Essential questions to ask before developing and/or expanding library spaces (physical/online); 3. Assessing learning community stakeholder needs; 4. Determining essential resources and services needed when organizing the online library space; and 5. Developing flipped information fluency instruction.

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1 $25.00 $25.00
999 Inventory
@ $25.00 ea.
Outside of Colorado
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N/A
Introduction to OER
Introduction to OER

Introduction to OER

Introduction to OER

This course is designed to introduce educators to the world of Open Educational Resources, including the basics of identifying and using these free curricular resources as well as more advanced skills of customizing and personalizing them. Participants will focus on knowing when to use OER, locating quality OER materials, and remixing to create new materials based on student needs. Participants will design a course map/plan and identify gaps as well as engage with OER materials, interact with classmates to share learning and insights, and reflect on the learning experience. By the end of the course, participants will produce a hands-on, immediately applicable project.

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $25.00 $25.00
999 Inventory
@ $25.00 ea.
Outside of Colorado
Subtotal
N/A

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.