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K-12 Professional Development For Teachers


Teachers matter and so should their professional development. NDSU Distance and Continuing Education has curated a list of classes that meets NDSU's standard for high quality and relevant classes. Our professional development classes are ideal for K-12 educators for staff development and skill enhancement. Classes and workshops for teachers are offered through a variety of delivery methods that are convenient, affordable, and flexible.  Prior to enrolling for professional development credit, please be sure to check with your school district or licensing board to be certain professional development credit is appropriate for your needs.

Please visit our registration page for more information on taking a professional development class including accreditation information, class delivery modes, and cancellation policies. Or visit NDSU's Center for Science and Mathematics to find more resources related to teaching science and mathematics classes.

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:

Today’s Health & Fitness

HNES 2000




NDSU Credit Fee: $150

February 03, 2020 - April 03, 2020

Course completion April 17, 2020

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Fitness, Strength & Nutrition

HNES 2000




NDSU Credit Fee: $300 + textbook

January 31, 2020 - February 01, 2020

Meet Friday, 5:30 - 9:00 p.m. & Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. + online hours with completion April 30, 2020

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Innovative Schools, Part 1

EDUC 2000




NDSU Credit Fee: $80

December 15, 2019 - January 26, 2020

Course completion January 31, 2020

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