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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.  

Beginning Monday, July 20, 2015, in accordance with NDSU policy, only course participants who have enrolled and paid their fees by the enrollment deadline for each course will be considered enrolled.  Requests for retroactive enrollment will not be permitted.

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:

Middle School Philosophy and Curriculum

EDUC 600




NDSU Credit Fee: $250 + textbook

September 13, 2015 - December 13, 2015

Course completion December 18, 2015

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FLP 3: Food/Nutrition & Consumer Science

EDUC 600




NDSU Credit Fee: $50

August 12, 2015 - August 20, 2015

Meet August 12 {8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.} & August 13 {8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.} with course completion August 20, 2015

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Game On! ND PE State Standards

EDUC 600




NDSU Credit Fee: $50

September 26, 2015 - April 16, 2016

Meet September 26 & April 16 {8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.} + add'l hrs. with course completion April 22, 2016

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