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21st Century Teaching Certificate

After taking three of the designated courses, a participant can apply for a 21st Century Teaching Certificate for a charge of $50.00.

Each six-week course is completely online and self-paced through Outreach & Innovation's Professional Learning Academy.  A total of 2 CEUs, 1 OSL, or 15 SEMIs can be earned.

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Choose three (3) courses from the list below to receive a certificate in 21st Century Teaching:

Introduction to 21st Century Learning

Introduce educators to the Framework for the 21st Century Learning, including core subjects and 21st century themes.

Assessing Your School/District for 21st Century Readiness

Examine school’s curriculum, teaching practices, and professional learning plans for 21st century.

Motivation: Teaching With Pizzazz!

Motivation is a force used within the educational system to encourage student learning and increase content understanding. Participants will learn how intrinsic and extrinsic motivations affect successful student learning.

What is Brain-Based Learning?

In young children the brain is highly adaptable. But as we age, the brain has to work harder to master new tasks. That’s why many scientists believe it is important to keep challenging your brain to learn new things. Applying these brain-based strategies will make learning much more interesting for people of all ages.



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