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

 

Technology

Learn the power of technology within the classroom. Teach students how to utilize the internet, computer applications, website design, and other technologies to become more effective students and more skilled individuals.

 

Advanced Web Design

If you want to build websites from the ground up, this is the course for you. You'll learn the latest programming languages with step-by-step instructions to help you build easy-to-use, interactive websites that work in any browsing environment. An online course approved for SCECHs. 

$140.00

Creating a Classroom Website

In this fun, easy-to-understand course for teachers, you will learn how to build a site with text, images, animations, tables, links, and more. Then you will create a WebQuest and a blog to add to your site. You'll also discover how students can use site builders to create their own websites in minutes. An online course approved for SCECHs. 

$140.00

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. 

$140.00

Creating Web Pages

Learn the basics HTML so you can design, create, and post your very own website. This course will help you plan content, structure and layout of your website, create neatly formatted text, build links, and add color, graphics and tables, as well as understand no-cost web marketing strategies and SEO. An online course approved for SCECHs. 

$140.00

Flipped Learning for Elementary Instruction

Our Flipped Learning for Elementary Education course explores practical ways that educators can incorporate this model into their classrooms. Within this course, we’ll cover how to teach different flipped subjects, incorporating technology, and how to provide differentiated instruction. An online course approved for SCECHs. 

$140.00

Integrating Technology in the Classroom

In this teacher professional development course, you will learn the secrets of technology integration in the classroom, gaining the skills educators need to use tools such as wikis, podcasts, and blogs effectively. You will discover simple ways to integrate technology to enhance your subject material and meet your Common Core standards and other course goals. An online course approved for SCECHs. 

$140.00

Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 in the Classroom

What teacher couldn't use help motivating students and keeping their interest? In this course, you'll learn how to create captivating lessons and attention-grabbing classroom presentations using Microsoft PowerPoint 2013. You will cover the basics of this MS Office program including creating slides, using templates, inserting text, changing background colors, creating WordArt titles, using SmartArt graphics, and adding slide transitions. Then you'll develop advanced skills such as inserting graphics, sound, video, custom animations, chart animations, timed transitions, and links. An online course approved for SCECHs. 

$140.00

SMART Board Training

SMART Board is designed to engage students and deliver unique presentations. Our course will allow participants to explore SMART Board software and learn how to create interactive lessons or presentations for the classroom and business world. An online course approved for SCECHs. 

$140.00

Teaching Smarter With SMART Boards

In this course, you will discover how to create outstanding presentations with SMART Board and SMART Notebook technology. You will explore the basics of using these tools and discover how to create your own SMART board lessons blending text, videos, and graphics. You will also go beyond the bells and whistles and look at specific ways to use SMART technology to broaden your content and make your lessons accessible to all students. Finally, you will get some simple troubleshooting tips that will come in handy if your SMART board isn't acting as smart as it should. An online course approved for SCECHs. 

$140.00

Using the Internet in the Classroom

Harness the power of the Internet to make your textbooks and lessons come alive! Teach your students how to locate and evaluate Internet resources. Improve the caliber and amount of discussion through the use of email and discussion boards. Learn how to safeguard your students and their personal information while they are using the Internet. The Internet can make teaching easier--this course will show you how. An online course approved for SCECHs. 

$140.00

The Flipped Classroom

Are you ready to flip your classroom?  Thinking about using a less than traditional method of teaching in your class?  After learning about the history of the “flipped classroom,” you will look at how the roles and expectations of students and teachers change when using this model.  No longer are students using textbooks and sitting in rows with a chalkboard.  Today’s generation is using the Internet and technology to approach learning.  Teachers are facilitator’s and encourage learning through interacting with the students, not lecturing. The Flipped Classroom course will give you strategies and tips to effectively implement the model into your class. An online course approved for SCECHs. 

$140.00

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