We've worked with content experts to create a series of online professional learning courses that all take under two hours to complete. When you've finished each course, we'll send you a personalized certificate of completion that you can use towards your PD hours. All of our courses are FREE for Teaching Channel subscribers when you enter code 'FREEPD' at checkout.
Need help accessing the courses? Scroll down to get a step-by-step guide.
Explore multiple strategies for getting students' attention so that you can move them forward without wasting time.
Examine various elements of classroom culture so that you can better establish routines and maintain a positive classroom environment.
Culturally Responsive Teaching
Build your capacity to be culturally-responsive with both adults and children. Observe, reflect, and take risks to enhance your educational impact.
Dive deeper into the concept of differentiated instruction and how it provides access for all students.
Digging into Data
Explore the role of data in being better responsive to student needs.
Focus on supportive reading fluency strategies for the elementary grades.
Focus on supportive reading comprehension strategies for the elementary grades.
Learn and analyze effective exits so that you can use lesson closure as formative assessment.
Examine why partnering with families and building strong relationships enables you to garner more support for your classroom work.
Inspect the ways in which body language can impact classroom culture and learning.
Learn about multiple strategies for implementing collaborative group experiences so that you can confidently manage the process.
Learn how to transition your existing lessons online and how to modify instruction to adapt to remote teaching.
Get guidance and resources to support planning and implementation during the first few weeks of school.
Explore the importance and value of using technology to support and personalize student learning.
Add additional tools to your toolkit by investigating strategies to increase and organize student participation.
Gain a starting understanding of restorative justice so that you can integrate these practices and processed into your planning, instruction, and community.
Investigate social and emotional learning.
Explore various ways to handle transitions so that you can move smoothly and effectively between activities in the classroom.
Learn about strengthening your classroom culture, so that you can make everyday experiences for students in our schools a positive one.
Explore UDL and put what you learn into practice.
Examine various approaches to teaching vocabulary to students.
If you're already a Teaching Channel subscriber, visit the Teaching Channel video library. Log in to your account. go to "Tch PD Express" in the dropdown menu next to the Teaching Channel logo on the top left. When you want to return to watching videos, select "Tch Video" in the dropdown menu.
Go to "Teams" at the top of the page. Pick a PD Express course and press "View". Complete the included content at your own pace.
Fill out the post-course survey to receive your personalized completion certificate within 48 hours.