NDSU Distance & Continuing Education (DCE)

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Course Descriptions

Personalized Learning Inst.

EDUC 2000

Participants will learn about personalized learning and begin implementing conditions in their classrooms and schools which lead to a successful transformation.


Participants will:

  • Develop a common language related to personalized learning.
  • Develop ‘hack’s that can be implemented in classrooms and schools.
  • Develop strategies for conversations about personalized learning.
  • Develop strategies for developing learning agency.
  • Develop strategies for rethinking assessment include standards-based instruction.
  • Reflect on existing culture and climate.
  • Develop a network of peers to support a potential transformation.
  • Identify their district’s level of readiness for transformation.

Required Text:

Brown, L., Lopez, A., Rooney, T., & Sommer, B. (2017).  Beyond Reform: Systemic Shifts Toward Personalized Learning.  Marzano Research.