Educational Tools for Teachers

Motivating Students Who Don't Care

Course #: EDUC_713J

Motivating students who don't care is one of the biggest problems faced by today's teachers and principals. This course begins ...

CREDITS: 3

Creating a Google Apps Classroom

Course #: EDUC_717E

Google Apps is what your students have been waiting for! This course will provide the digital tools necessary to prepare ...

CREDITS: 3

Understanding & Dealing with Difficult Parents

Course #: EDUC_712X

Dealing with difficult parents is one of the biggest problems faced by today's teachers and principals. This course begins by ...

CREDITS: 3

I'm So Stressed I Could Scream!

Course #: EDUC_710B

This course explores physiological causes of stress and various approaches to stress reduction. Events that trigger stress and identification of ...

CREDITS: 3

The Differentiated Classroom

Course #: EDUC_713K

Dividing time, resources, and efforts in order to teach students of varied readiness and skill levels and diverse backgrounds is ...

CREDITS: 3

Creating A Mindful Environment

Course #: EDUC_711X

The mindful individual experiences the world by creating new categories, being open to new information, and being aware that any ...

CREDITS: 3

Effective Character Education

Course #: EDUC_711C

Beginning with discussions of scientific literature about children's moral development, this course helps the teacher understand the development and implementation ...

CREDITS: 3

Understanding Your Moods

Course #: EDUC_710H

Depression, anxiety, tension, weight control, and good and bad moods are explored in this course. You will learn how smoking, ...

CREDITS: 3

Teaching Gifted And Talented Students

Course #: EDUC_711H

This course explains what is known about giftedness from biological and psychological perspectives. Curriculum development and myths about giftedness are ...

CREDITS: 3

How the Brain Learns to Read: Decoding, Comprehension and Motivation

Course #: EDUC_717W

Reading is THE essential academic skill. Yet in every literate culture it is a difficult skill to acquire. Research in ...

CREDITS: 3

Understanding and Teaching the Rewired Brain

Course #: EDUC_718C

Frequent use of technology may alter our intelligence, our attention span, our self-esteem, our memory, our critical thinking processes, our ...

CREDITS: 3

Blended Learning: Empowering Students for Success in the Digital Age

Course #: EDUC_717X

This course will focus on the current hot topic in education, blended learning. Blended learning is utilizing technology for effective ...

CREDITS: 3

The Multicultural Classroom

Course #: EDUC_710C

The growing number of culturally diverse students in the classroom demands a teacher's knowledge of educating without alienating, condescending or ...

CREDITS: 3

Curbing School Violence

Course #: EDUC_710Q

This course gives the teacher the tools to create the safest possible learning environment. Building respectful relationships, fair discipline plans, ...

CREDITS: 3

Behavior Modification For Yourself And Others

Course #: EDUC_710Z

This course is designed to acquaint students with a general theory of behavior, guide them through exercises for developing skills ...

CREDITS: 3

Understanding Childhood Obesity

Course #: EDUC_713G

Obesity in children is a serious issue with many health and social consequences that often continue into adulthood. By gaining ...

CREDITS: 3

Achieving Success for English Language Learners

Course #: EDUC_713T

This course will focus on strategies for the K-12 teacher to support the learning of English language learners. The user-friendly ...

CREDITS: 3

Teaching Art to Children

Course #: EDUC_713X

Whether you're wondering for the first time what art concepts your students should experience or you are a teacher with ...

CREDITS: 3

Drawing to Enhance Learning

Course #: EDUC_714K

This course is designed to teach you the skill of drawing so you can enjoy drawing successfully yourself, or you ...

CREDITS: 3

Creating a Meaningful Classroom Assessment Program

Course #: EDUC_714M

This course explores the characteristics of an effective assessment program, learning which types of items and tasks will best measure ...

CREDITS: 3

Making Connections for Engaged Learning

Course #: EDUC_715B

Course Description

When teachers make connections with their students, delay consequences for inappropriate actions, and respond to students ...

CREDITS: 3

Effective Feedback to Improve Student Achievement

Course #: EDUC_715I

It's not about grades; it's about learning! When teachers provide effective feedback, they become learning coaches for their students. Learning ...

CREDITS: 3

Integrating the Arts for Teaching and Learning

Course #: EDUC_715K

This course is about making your existing curriculum in Social Studies, Language Arts, Math, Science or Art much more interesting, ...

CREDITS: 3

The Universe Revolves Around ME!! Narcissism Inside and Outside the Classroom

Course #: EDUC_715U

The backfire of the human potential movement is excessive emphasis on the individual, leading to not only a me-first attitude ...

CREDITS: 3

21st Century Skills: Preparing Students for a Successful Future

Course #: EDUC_716D

Life skills for the 21st century are vastly different from the routine and manual tasks required in the previous century. ...

CREDITS: 3

RTI and RTI2: Revitalizing K-12

Course #: EDUC_716F

Response to intervention. This is RTI and RTI2. These enlightening transformers are hot topics in education and are a much ...

CREDITS: 3

Bridging the Culture and Poverty Gap in Education

Course #: EDUC_716G

Is the glass half full or half empty? A brain that is susceptible to adverse environmental effects, such as poverty ...

CREDITS: 3

Academic Dishonesty to Academic Integrity

Course #: EDUC_716U

Cheating in schools is an educational epidemic infecting American education. At every grade level throughout our country, it is a ...

CREDITS: 3

The Flipped Classroom

Course #: EDUC_717I

In the flipped classroom, the teacher's lectures are delivered to students online outside of the classroom. Inside the classroom, students ...

CREDITS: 3

Designing Learning for the Common Core

Course #: EDUC_717K

This course begins with an overview of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) and then maps out the strategies for ...

CREDITS: 3

Understanding Dyslexia

Course #: EDUC_717M

Between 5 and 17% of the United States population is estimated to have dyslexia. It is the most common learning ...

CREDITS: 3

Making Math Meaningful, Maybe Marvelous!

Course #: EDUC_717S

Research in Cognitive Neuroscience suggests not only ways to build on the innate mathematical abilities that nearly all students bring ...

CREDITS: 3

Personalized Learning: A Powerful Solution to an Urgent Need for Change

Course #: EDUC_717T

Is personalized learning just another fad to address the urgent need for change in our schools? Our current education system ...

CREDITS: 3

Cognitive Approaches to Learning and Teaching

Course #: EDUC_718D

Principles of efficient and effective learning and teaching are presented in highly approachable texts based on decades of research in ...

CREDITS: 3

English Language Learners' Struggles: Signs of Difficulty—or Disability?

Course #: EDUC_718I

Most teachers are now encountering students who are not native-born, are not native English speakers, and are thus learning English ...

CREDITS: 3

Critical Thinking: How to Win the War Against Fake News

Course #: EDUC_718M

In a polarized world where people’s minds are made up, and facts don’t count unless they support preexisting viewpoints, we ...

CREDITS: 3

Coaching a Growth Mindset: Unleashing Student Potential

Course #: EDUC_718N

Growth mindset is a fascinating approach to unleashing student potential and improving student achievement. It acknowledges that the brain has ...

CREDITS: 3

Mindful Teachers, Mindful Students

Course #: EDUC_718S

Teachers and administrators live in a storm of demands and requirements. These go well beyond the classroom and detract from ...

CREDITS: 3