Online Professional Development Courses

Earn Graduate Credits - Online Certificates and Courses to Renew a License
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Online Education Courses

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Tuition

2021-2022: $476 per semester hour graduate credit
Fall 2021 tuition is due October 13, 2021.
Spring 2022 tuition is due March 2, 2022.
Summer 2022 tuition is due July 20, 2022.

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All courses are approved electives in the Master of Science in Education degree.

Classroom Management Online Courses

EDUC 655 Strategies for Dealing with Disruptive Behavior 
3 graduate credits
Not offered for Fall 2021

EDUC 640 Poverty in Schools: Working with At-Risk Students 
2 graduate credits
Not offered for Fall 2021

EDUC 645 School-wide Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) 
3 graduate credits
Not offered Fall 2021

EDUC 656 Bullying in Schools 
2 graduate credits
Not offered Fall 2021

EDUC 665 Mindful Approaches to Classroom Management 
3 graduate credits
Not offered for Fall 2021

Differentiating Instruction Online Courses

EDUC 655 Strategies for Dealing with Disruptive Behavior (Classroom Management)
3 graduate credits
Not offered for Fall 2021

EDUC 640 Poverty in Schools: Working with At-Risk Students 
2 graduate credits
Not offered for Fall 2021

EDUC 645 School-wide Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) 
3 graduate credits
Not offered fall 2021
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EDUC 652 Accessibility and Universal Design for Learning
(for online classes and face-to-face)
 
2 graduate credits
Not offered for Fall 2021

EDUC 648 Math Assessment for Response to Intervention (RtI)
2 graduate credits

Educational Technology Online Courses

EDUC 760 E-learning for Educators 
3 graduate credits
Not offered for Fall 2021

EDUC 664 Teaching K-12 Computational Thinking
3 graduate credits
Not offered for Fall 2021

EDUC 660 Teaching for Creativity and Innovation: The Maker Culture
3 graduate credits
Not offer for Fall 2021

EDUC 651 Project-based Learning in the Flipped Classroom 
2 graduate credits
Not offered for Fall 2021

E-learning and Online Teaching Course 

EDUC 760 E-learning for Educators 
3 graduate credits
Not offered for Fall 2021

EDUC 763 Instructional Design for Elearning
3 graduate credits
Fall: October 11 - December 10, 2021
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Instructional Design Courses and Certificate

You may complete all four instructional design online courses and earn an Instructional Design Certificate.

EDUC 765 Trends and Issues in Instructional Design 
3 graduate credits

EDUC 766 Instructional Strategies and Assessment Methods 
3 graduate credits
Prerequisite: EDUC 765 
Fall: October 25 - December 17, 2021
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EDUC 767 Designing Computer-based Training (CBT) 
3 graduate credits
Prerequisite: EDUC 765 and 766

EDUC 768 Project Management for Instructional Development 
3 graduate credits
Prerequisite: EDUC 765, 766, 767
The summer class is filled.
Fall: October 25 - December 17, 2021
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All instructional design courses are approved electives in the Master of Science in Education and the Master of Science in Career and Technical Education and Master of Science in Information and Communication Technologies (MSICT)  degree programs.

Instructional Strategies Online Courses

EDUC 760 E-learning for Educators 
3 graduate credits

EDUC 664 Teaching K-12 Computational Thinking (across the curriculum)
3 graduate credits

EDUC 652 Accessibility and Universal Design for Learning (for online classes and face-to-face) 
2 graduate credits
Fall: September 20 - October 29, 2021
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EDUC 651 Project-based Learning in the Flipped Classroom 
2 graduate credits
Fall: September 20 - October 29, 2021
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EDUC 660 Teaching for Creativity and Innovation: The Maker Culture
3 graduate credits
Fall: September 27 - November 19, 2021
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RDGED 702 Reading in the Content Areas K-12 
3 graduate credits
Fall: September 20 - December 10, 2021
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Reading and Literacy Online Courses and Reading Teacher Certification

You may enroll in individual courses for professional development or to renew a teaching license or complete all six online reading courses if you are pursuing Wisconsin #1316 Reading Teacher Certification Information. All courses are approved electives in the Master of Science in Education

RDGED 701 Developmental Reading K-12 
3 graduate credits
Fall: September 20 - December 10, 2021
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RDGED 702 Reading in the Content Areas K-12 
3 graduate credits
Fall: September 20 - December 10, 2021
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RDGED 703 Children's Literature in the Reading Program (grades K-5) 
3 graduate credits

RDGED 704 Young Adult Literature in the Reading Program (grades 6-12) 
3 graduate credits

RDGED 705 Instructional Techniques for Assisting Students with Reading Difficulties 
3 graduate credits

RDGED 706 Assessment and Evaluation of Reading and Language Development 
3 graduate credits
NOTE: This course must be completed as a prerequisite for RDGED 707 Practicum in Reading Difficulties.

RDGED 707 Practicum in Reading Difficulties 
3 graduate credits

Reading Specialist Online Courses and Reading Specialist Certification

You may enroll in individual courses for professional development or to renew a teaching license, or complete the following three online courses if you are pursuing a Wisconsin #5017 Reading Specialist Certification.

RDGED 720 Leading and Directing the Reading Program 
3 graduate credits
Not Offered Spring 2022

RDGED 721 Supporting Literacy Instruction 
3 graduate credits
Will be offered Spring January 2022
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RDGED 722 Reading Specialist Field Experience 
3 graduate credits

School Library Media Specialist Online Courses

EDUC 660 Teaching for Creativity and Innovation: The Maker Culture
3 graduate credits
Fall: September 27 - November 19, 2021
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EDUC 664 Teaching K-12 Computational Thinking (across the curriculum)
3 graduate credits

EDUC 651 Project-based Learning in the Flipped Classroom 
2 graduate credits
Fall: September 20 - October 29, 2021
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RDGED 703 Children's Literature in the Reading Program (grades K-5)
3 graduate credits

RDGED 704 Young Adult (YA) Literature in the Reading Program (grades 6-12)
3 graduate credits

EDUC 760 E-learning for Educators 
3 graduate credits

STEM Education Online Courses

EDUC 664 Teaching K-12 Computational Thinking 
3 graduate credits

EDUC 660 Teaching for Creativity and Innovation: The Maker Culture
3 graduate credits
Fall: September 27 - November 19, 2021
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Teaching Math Online Courses and Math Specialist Certificate

You may enroll in individual courses for professional development or to renew a license or complete four courses if you are pursuing the Math Specialist Graduate Certificate. The courses are approved electives in the Master of Science in Education degree program.

EDUC 648 Math Assessment for Response to Intervention (RtI) 
2 graduate credits

EDUC 661 Advanced Trends and Issues in PK-5 Mathematics Teaching 
3 graduate credits
Fall: October 11 - December 10, 2021
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EDUC 659 Methods of Teaching Middle School Math
Focus on Problem Solving In The Mathematics Classroom (Grades 5-8)
3 graduate credits
Fall: October 11 - December 10, 2021
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EDUC 662 Leadership for Math Specialists 
3 graduate credits
Fall: September 27 - November 19, 2021
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EDUC 663 Mathematics Specialist Field Experience 
2 graduate credits
Prerequisite: EDUC 662 Leadership for Math Specialists.
Fall: September 20 - October 29, 2021
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Teaching Writing Online Courses

EDUC 654 Teaching and Assessing Writing Elementary (PK-5)
3 graduate credits
Not offered Fall 2021

EDUC 653 Teaching and Assessing Writing Middle School-Adult 
3 graduate credits
Not offered Fall 2021