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Online SCECH Approved Courses

Courses that are approved by MOECS for SCECH credits

All courses listed are at least 24 SCECH credits and can be completed between 4-6 weeks


Special Education

Understand strategies for teaching students with intellectual disabilities, physical disabilities, and other disabilities that can interfere with learning. 


Creating the Inclusive Classroom: Strategies for Success

Get the training you need to reach the diverse mix of students you face every day. You will learn proven strategies for inclusion that turn diversity into opportunity. With a mix of students who have learning disabilities, neurobiological disorders, and physical challenges, the modern classroom requires an efficient and effective teacher who can prioritize under tight deadlines and be creative on demand. An online course approved for SCECHs. 


The Differentiated Instruction and Response to Intervention Connection

Today's teachers are using two powerful approaches—Differentiated Instruction (DI) and Response to Intervention (RTI)—to help every child succeed academically. In this course, you'll learn how to put this "dynamic duo" to work in your own classroom teaching and lesson plans. An online course approved for SCECHs. 


Differentiation for the Elementary Classroom

Teachers today are under tremendous pressure to help ensure students meet a set of rigorous, standardized learning topics.  Differentiation in the Elementary Classroom will guide teachers with the division of time, resources, and efforts to effectively instruct their students. An online course approved for SCECHs. 


Empowering Students With Disabilities

Teaching students with disabilities is a rewarding challenge, and this course gives you the tools you will need to succeed. No matter what grade you teach—from preschool through high school—you will learn powerful strategies you can put to work immediately in your classroom. In addition, you will gain the knowledge you need to understand and cope with the most common disabilities you will encounter. An online course approved for SCECHs. 


Enhancing Language Development in Childhood

Follow your child's lead and have fun while enhancing language development. In this fun and user-friendly course for parents, teachers, and caregivers, you will discover how children learn to process language and how they become proficient speakers and thinkers. This course will help you enrich your child's life by stimulating their continued speech, brain, and language development in an enjoyable, age-appropriate, and natural way. An online course approved for SCECHs. 


IEPs for English Language Learners

Our course helps to guide educators in the development and implementation of Individualized Education Plans for diverse learners. An Individualized Education Plan serves as a blueprint for learners who are eligible for special education services. An online course approved for SCECHs. 


Instruction for Academically Diverse Classrooms

This course will focus on the belief that all classrooms are heterogeneous on many levels, as are the students in them. This course will assist teachers in seeking to create learning environments that address the variability that is typical of academically diverse classrooms. An online course approved for SCECHs. 


Language-Based Learning Disabilities

How children learn, especially ones with disabilities, depends upon their relationship and connection with their parents and teachers. Our Language-Based Learning Disabilities course provides support for parents, teachers, and caregivers by discussing how to foster positive relationships, how to accurately assess disabilities, and how to support children both at home and at school. An online course approved for SCECHs. 


Learning Disabilities: Practical Information for the Special Education Teacher

Our Instructional Strategies for Academic Success course explores over 330 specific instructional strategies. We discuss how to use assessments, how to conduct lessons, and implement rules and procedures all while building positive relationships with students. An online course approved for SCECHs. 


Teaching Students With ADHD

In this course, you will discover practical ways to help children with ADHD control their behavior and succeed in school. And you will be learning from the real experts: the children themselves. You will find out how Kristi controls her behavior and how Wanda handles boredom. You will see how Adam jump-starts his thought processes, how Harry satisfies his need to move without bothering his teacher, and how Darren aces his homework. An online course approved for SCECHs. 


Teaching Students With Autism: Strategies for Success

If you've ever had a student who blurted out in class, screamed when someone patted their shoulder or rocked back and forth in the chair, you will appreciate the lessons ahead. In this course, you will discover the neurobiology behind these disorders and the way it affects students' behavior, learning, and thinking. Most important, you will learn creative, easy, low-budget strategies to help your students with Autism succeed in the classroom and beyond. An online course approved for SCECHs. 


Teaching Students With Learning Disabilities

This course will teach you how to meet the diverse needs of students with disabilities in your classroom. With lessons developed by an experienced special educator, you will explore the special education process, from working with individualized education programs (IEPs) to helping students struggling with reading comprehension, math skills, and writing. In this course, you will discover easy, practical, and creative strategies that will help your struggling students find their light bulb moments. An online course approved for SCECHs. 



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