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K-12 Professionals

K-12 Professional Development For Teachers

Our professional development offerings are ideal for K-12 educators for the purpose of staff development, skill enhancement, pay scale increases, and license renewal.  We have curated a list of classes that meet NDSU's standard for high quality and relavent classes. Classes and workshops for teachers are offered at various locations nationwide and through a variety of distance-based delivery methods that are convenient, affordable, and flexible to your needs.  Prior to enrolling for professional development credit, please be sure to check with your licensing board to be certain professional development credit is appropriate for your renewal needs.

Getting Started 

Please visit our registration page for more information on taking a professional development class including accreditation information, class delivery modes, and cancellation policies. 

Are you interested in offering a class for your school or district? Visit our offer a class page to learn more. 


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New Classes:

Elementary Science Concepts

EDUC 600




NDSU Credit Fee: $125

October 06, 2015 - November 03, 2015

Meet Tuesday Evenings {5:30 - 8:30 p.m.} with course completion November 13, 2015

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ND CTE Professional Development Conference 2015

EDUC 600




NDSU Credit Fee: $50

August 10, 2015 - August 21, 2015

Meet Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday {August 10 - 12} - 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. with course completion August 21, 2015

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Red River Watershed Institute 2015

EDUC 600




NDSU Credit Fee: $150

July 06, 2015 - July 17, 2014

Registration Monday 12:00 NoonMonday, 1:00 - 9:00 p.m.;Tuesday, 8:15 a.m. - 9:15p.m.; Wednesday, 8:30- 9:15 p.m.Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.Friday, 8:00 - 11:45 a.m. with course completion July 17, 2015

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