Courses Numbers and Titles

Course Numbers and Titles Available for Self-Designed Courses
The courses listed below are graduate-level professional development semester courses. They are designed to help teachers enhance their knowledge, skills, and classroom curriculum. The credits may be applied for salary advancement or to renew credentials. The credits are not designed to be used towards attainment of an advanced degree. Teachers are advised to check with their school district prior to registering.
There are NO refunds.

What if what I plan to do doesn’t fit into any of these titles? Don’t worry. We know you multi-task, so no one title could possibly explain all that you plan to do. We have many different titles and course numbers so you may take several of these courses over time, and develop many different goals towards more effective teaching.

Organization/Curriculum/Classroom Environment related:
The following are 3 units only:
P EDU 9015: Adding New Ideas to Your Curriculum
P EDU 9031: Aligning Curriculum to Standards and Benchmarks
P EDU 9034: Developing Effective Curriculum
P EDU 9047: Effective Teaching Strategies and Motivational Lesson Plans
P EDU 9054: Lesson Plans and Strategies for Success in Teaching
P EDU 9058: Teaching More Creatively and Motivationally
P EDU 9059: Establishing Meaningful Timelines and Effective Lesson Plans
P EDU 9990: Teaching State Mandated Objectives More Creatively

The following can be 1, 2, or 3 units:
P EDU 9227: Establishing an Online Collaborative Classroom I
P EDU 9228: Establishing an Online Collaborative Classroom II
P EDU 9240: Teaching Common Core Standards Effectively
P EDU 9253: Teaching Common Core Standards Effectively II
P EDU 9254: Incorporating Game-Based Learning into Your Curriculum
P EDU 9040: Safe and Respectful Learning Environments
P EDU 9069: Classroom Management, Strategies that Work
P EDU 9751: Stress Management Strategies to Enhance Student Learning
P EDU 9279: Incorporating Mindful Education into Curriculum
P EDU 9294: Reading, Writing & Math Curriculum for Pre-K, TK & K Teachers
P EDU 9403: Culturally Responsive Teaching

Special Needs related:
The following are 3 units only:
P EDU 9035: Enhancing Special Education Curriculum
P EDU 9053: Teaching to Different Personality Types and Learning Styles

The following can be 1, 2, or 3 units:
P EDU 9044: Strategies to Help Children with Learning Challenges
P EDU 9049: Strategies for Differentiated Instruction
P EDU 9052: Understanding and Supporting Children with Special Needs
P EDU 9231: Understanding & Supporting Children with Autism
P EDU 9264: ADHD Classroom, Teaching Strategies

Math/Science/Technology related:
The following are 3 units only:
P EDU 9016: Science Ideas for the Classroom
P EDU 9018: Math Ideas for the Classroom
P EDU 9038: Technology Resources to Enhance Teaching

The following can be 1, 2, or 3 units:
P EDU 9041: Teaching Coastal and Marine Ecosystems
P EDU 9060: Evaluating and Enhancing Your Science Program
P EDU 9061: Evaluating and Enhancing Your Math Program
P EDU 9064: Focusing On Objectives for Teaching Science
P EDU 9065: Focusing On Objectives for Teaching Math
P EDU 9066: Enhancing Your Skills Using Technology
P EDU 9187: Connected Learning: The 21st Century Classroom
P EDU 9190: IPAD Apps to Teach PreK-12 Core Standards
P EDU 9191: Digital Learning Tools to Develop 21st Century PreK-12 Curriculum
P EDU 9192: Flip Teaching Technology/Strategies
P EDU 9193: Flip Cameras: Tools for Effective Teaching
P EDU 9235: Using Open Educational Resources to Create PreK-12 Curriculum I
P EDU 9236: Using Open Educational Resources to Create PreK-12 Curriculum II
P EDU 9238: Using the Android Tablet in the Classroom
P EDU 9265: Using Technology to Foster Collaborative Learning

Reading/Literature/Writing/Spelling related:
The following are 3 units only:
P EDU 9017: Literature Ideas for the Classroom
P EDU 9042: Enhancing Writing Skills in the Classroom
P EDU 9043: Effective Lessons in Grammar and Writing
P EDU 9056: New Strategies for Teaching Spelling

The following can be 1, 2, or 3 units:
P EDU 9046: Introducing More Literature into Your Reading Program
P EDU 9048: Evaluating and Enhancing Your Writing Program
P EDU 9051: Focusing on Objectives for Teaching Reading
P EDU 9055: Focusing on Objectives for Teaching Writing Skills
P EDU 9992: Evaluate & Strengthen Your Reading Program

History related:
The following are 3 units only:
P EDU 9019: History Ideas for the Classroom
P EDU 9033: Developing History Curriculum

Foreign Language related:
The following can be 1, 2, or 3 units:
P EDU 9050: Focusing on Objectives for Teaching French
P EDU 9057: Focusing on Objectives for Teaching Spanish

P.E./Health/Environment related:
The following are 3 units only:
P EDU 9032: Physical Education Activities for the Classroom
P EDU 9037: Health/Nutrition Lesson Plans for the Classroom

The following can be 1, 2, or 3 units:
P EDU 9062: Focusing On Objectives for Teaching Physical Education
P EDU 9188: Environmental Awareness, Lesson Plans and Activities
P EDU 9189: Environmental Education Curriculum for Teachers
P EDU 9091: Nutrition Incorporated into Core Curriculum
P EDU 9092: Health/Nutrition Lesson Plans II
P EDU 9278: Yoga: Social/Emotional Learning Techniques to Enrich Core Curriculum

Art/Music/Drama related:
The following are 3 units only:
P EDU 9036: Art Projects and Lessons to Enhance Your Curriculum
P EDU 9045: Enhancing Your Music Program

The following can be 1, 2, or 3 units:
P EDU 9063: Focusing on Objectives for Teaching Art
P EDU 9070: Music Across the Curriculum
P EDU 9071: Using Music in Teaching the Standards
P EDU 9197: Integrating Drama Across Curriculum
P EDU 9198: Kinesthetic and Creative Teaching Techniques for Effective Classroom Management
P EDU 9226: Enhancing Literacy Using PreK-12 Drama Activities

Field Trips/Travel related:
The following are 3 units only:
P EDU 9030: Develop New Curricula Through Travel
P EDU 9039: Local Resources/Field Trips to Enhance Curriculum
P EDU 9213: The History and Art of Italy
P EDU 9214: The History and Art of France

The following can be 1, 2, or 3 units:
P EDU 9215: The History, Art and Culture of Italy II
P EDU 9216: The History, Art and Culture of the British Isles
P EDU 9217: The History, Art and Culture of Spain
P EDU 9218: The History, Art and Culture of Europe
P EDU 9219: The History and Art of America
P EDU 9220: Travel to Learn and Enhance your Teaching
P EDU 9221: Travel to Enrich Your Curriculum
P EDU 9222: Travel As a Form of Education
P EDU 9224: The History, Art and Culture of Italy
P EDU 9225: The History, Art and Culture of France
P EDU 9299: Educational Travel for Music Teachers

Office Management related:
The following can be 1, 2, or 3 units:
P EDU 9067: Effective Organization for School Office Management I
P EDU 9068: Effective Organization for school Office Management II

Early Childhood Education related:
The following can be 1, 2, or 3 units:
P ECE 9000 – Teaching Foundational Reading Skills to ECE Students
P ECE 9001 – Teaching Foundational Math Skills to ECE Students
P ECE 9002 – Supporting English Language Development in the ECE Classroom
P ECE 9003 – Assessment of ECE Goals and Lesson Plan Effectiveness
P ECE 9004 – Understanding Developmental Stages of Early Childhood
P ECE 9005 – Promoting Social Emotional Growth in ECE Students
P ECE 9006 – Teaching to Diversified Developmental Levels, Personality Types & Learning Styles in the ECE Classroom
P ECE 9007 – Teaching Language and Literacy to ECE Students