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Access to All PD Courses.  The most cost-effective way to earn your required Professional Development hours. Once you purchase your hours bundle, you may choose any courses from our full PD course menu until you have used all hours.  Access your courses for 1 full year.

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Build Your Own Graduate-Level Credit Bundle Pack

Access to All Graduate-Level Courses.  The most cost-effective way to earn Graduate-Level credits! Once you purchase your bundle, choose any courses from our full menu of university-partnered courses.  Access your courses for one year and work at your own pace. Pay the $70/credit fee as you go or when you finish.

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Backwards Design - Course Bundle Pack

This course series will provide a comprehensive review of Backwards Design, a planning strategy that begins with choosing an objective and assessment strategy before planning any lessons or instructional activities, helping to improve instruction.

Professional Development
3 Courses, 54 PD Hours
$89
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Behavior Strategies for Improved Testing Performance

Learn how to teach testing behaviors, testing strategies, and a process for students to justify their answer choices on assessments. You will learn specific strategies and methods to explicitly teach appropriate testing behaviors.

Professional Development
1 PD Hour
$15
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Behavior Strategies for Improved Testing Performance (1 Credit)

Learn how to teach testing behaviors, testing strategies, and a process for students to justify their answer choices on assessments. You will learn specific strategies and methods to explicitly teach appropriate testing behaviors.

Graduate-Level Credit
1 Credit
$165 Total Cost
$95 One-Time Fee Now + $70/Credit
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Building Effective Writing Prompts for All Students

This course teaches you five main types of writing prompts: narrative, creative, expository, persuasive, and reading response as well as a simple structure to follow when designing each type of writing prompt.

Professional Development
8 PD Hours
$25
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Building Effective Writing Prompts for All Students (1 Credit)

This UMG-partnered course teaches you five main types of writing prompts: narrative, creative, expository, persuasive, and reading response as well as a simple structure to follow when designing each type of writing prompt.

Graduate-Level Credit
1 Credit
$165 Total Cost
$95 One-Time Fee Now + $70/Credit
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Choosing The Right Assessments For Your Students

This course will teach you the different types of assessments, how to design effective and targeted assessment items, and how to build a detailed plan for your content area and grade-level to measure student progress.

Professional Development
16 PD Hours
$50
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Choosing the Right Assessments for Your Students (3 Credits)

In this course, you will learn new strategies for implementing assessments into the classroom and explore various topics to help you use assessments effectively throughout the student learning process.

Graduate-Level Credit
3 Credits
$359 Total Cost
$149 One-Time Fee Now + $70/Credit
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Collaborative Learning Models In The Classroom (1 Credit)

In this UMG-partnered course, you will learn the 6 most common and low-prep models to plan and implement collaborative learning in your classroom and help you create a learning environment that promotes student discussion and success.

Graduate-Level Credit
1 Credit
$165 Total Cost
$95 One-Time Fee Now + $70/Credit
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Diagnostic Assessments: An Overview

This Quick Course will teach you about the common types of diagnostic assessments, the components of a strong diagnostic assessment, and what to do with the result from your assessments.

Professional Development
1 PD Hour
$15
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Diagnostic Assessments: An Overview (1 Credit)

This Quick Course will teach you about the common types of diagnostic assessments, the components of a strong diagnostic assessment, and what to do with the result from your assessments.

Graduate-Level Credit
1 Credit
$165 Total Cost
$95 One-Time Fee Now + $70/Credit
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Intro to Documentation & Data Analysis Bundle Pack

In this course series, you will learn how to actively monitor students throughout the instructional process, collect academic and behavioral data as well as how to process, file, and analyze data for documentation and better decision making.

Professional Development
2 Courses, 12 PD Hours
$25
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Measuring Growth in Writing Using Rubrics (Gr K-3)

Learn what typical writing looks like for kindergarten through third-grade students, as well as some common writing tasks they can be expected to accomplish and learn the purpose of both holistic and analytic rubrics for writing assessment.

Professional Development
8 PD Hours
$25
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Measuring Growth in Writing Using Rubrics For (1 Credit)
(Gr K-3)

Learn what typical writing looks like for K-3rd grade students, as well as some common writing tasks they can be expected to accomplish, and learn the purpose of both holistic and analytic rubrics for writing assessment.

Graduate-Level Credit
1 Credit
$165 Total Cost
$95 One-Time Fee Now + $70/Credit
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Practical Action Research in the Classroom

Learn the cyclical process of action research in a classroom setting and how it drives continuous improvement. Learn the steps of the process, including identifying a problem, reviewing current literature, finding a solution, testing the solution, analyzing data / making a conclusion, and sharing the results.

Professional Development
18 PD Hours
$50
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Simple Assessment Tools & Ideas to Support Online Learning

Review several tools for your online lessons to evaluate and assess your students quickly. Learn common strategies to assess your students online and receive resources for planning and implementation.

Professional Development
1 PD Hour
$15
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Simple Assessment Tools & Ideas to Support Online Learning (1 Credit)

Review several tools for your online lessons to evaluate and assess your students quickly. Learn common strategies to assess your students online and receive resources for planning and implementation.

Graduate-Level Credit
1 Credit
$165 Total Cost
$95 One-Time Fee Now + $70/Credit
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Strategies to Check for Understanding

Learn the value of incorporating frequent checks for understanding into your lesson plans and learn when CFUs need to be incorporated into a lesson cycle as well as how to use data to inform future instructional decisions.

Professional Development
8 PD Hours
$25
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Strategies to Check for Understanding (1 Credit)

Learn the value of incorporating frequent checks for understanding into your lesson plans and learn when CFUs need to be incorporated into a lesson cycle as well as how to use data to inform future instructional decisions.

Graduate-Level Credit
1 Credit
$165 Total Cost
$95 One-Time Fee Now + $70/Credit
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Teaching Essentials - Course Bundle Pack

This 6-part course series is perfect for new teachers, teachers interested in improving fundamental areas of teaching, and anyone who needs the resources and implementation ideas for effective classroom instruction and management.

Professional Development
6 Courses, 88 PD Hours
$99
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The Notecard System

Incorporate study skills into students’ everyday lessons centered around questions directly aligned to the daily objectives. The notecard system is a practical procedure students can use to maintain an organized and sustainable process for studying.

Professional Development
1 PD Hour
$15
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The Notecard System (1 Credit)

Incorporate study skills into students’ everyday lessons centered around questions directly aligned to the daily objectives. The notecard system is a practical procedure students can use to maintain an organized and sustainable process for studying.

Graduate-Level Credit
1 Credit
$165 Total Cost
$95 One-Time Fee Now + $70/Credit
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Utilizing Retrieval Practice in Math to Enhance Student Understanding

Learn why retrieval is important in the math classroom. Also, learn how to incorporate simple retrieval practice strategies into your math lessons to help improve student memory and deepen their understanding of math concepts.

Professional Development
1 PD Hour
$15
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Varied Assessment Methods for Gifted Students

Learn about the three main types of assessment and how they can be differentiated for gifted students: pre-assessment, formative assessment, and summative assessment. The course will discuss the importance of differentiating rigor, particularly when assessing gifted students.

Professional Development
10 PD Hours
$35