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Graduate Courses for K-12 Educators

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Course Catalog

Choose from 35+ courses to continue your education and earn graduate credit.

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Why PLS Classes?

Work toward your graduate degree. Move up the salary scale. Meet recertification requirements.

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Programs

Elevate your career. Expand your skill-set. Set your students up for success.

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Popular Courses

Discover practical strategies that can be implemented in your classroom right away.

  • On-Site
  • Online: 7-week
  • Online: Remote Learning

Professional Learning for Teacher Effectiveness™

Navigate the Danielson Framework for Teaching as you explore methods and strategies for maximizing the effectiveness of your lesson design and instruction, the classroom environment, and your professional responsibilities.

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  • On-Site
  • Online: Remote Learning

Social Emotional Learning: Essential to Student Success™

This course focuses on the importance of supporting academics with social-emotional learning. Engage in classroom-applicable strategies and activities for developing a social-emotional culture.

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  • On-Site
  • Online: 4-week
  • Online: 7-week

Successful Teaching for Acceptance of Responsibility™

Investigate the foundations of developing self-responsibility in students. Explore specific strategies for anchoring personal power and mental model.

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Graduate Courses in Multiple Formats to Fit Your Schedule and Learning Style

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On-Site

Participate in hands-on activities, lively discussions, collaborative projects, and interactive instruction as you discover researched-based strategies that can be applied in your classroom.

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Online

Immerse yourself in our 7-week or 4-week online asynchronous classes, taught by master educators with years of experience and practical knowledge.

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Remote Learning

Leverage technology solutions, synchronous sessions, and virtual learning experiences in a collaborative setting through authentic experiences that you can use with your own students.

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Self-Paced

Work at your own pace with a dedicated facilitator. Courses are offered on a rolling basis year-round and generally take 45 - 90 days to complete.

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What participants are saying...

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Jordan J.

"PLS Classes provided a meaningful educational experience that I could immediately implement into my classroom practices as an educator. The self-paced courses allowed me to easily work around my busy schedule as a teacher!"

Favorite Class: Building a Professional Network™

Repeat Participant

Scott C. Davis

"I have a master's degree and several years teaching experience but every time I take a PLS Class I learn tips and techniques that I am able to implement immediately in my classroom. I learned many things throughout my master's program but the practical knowledge I have acquired from the PDI classes I have taken...
Repeat Participant

Pam M.

"PLS has given me the chance to advance my degree while also working full-time and managing a personal life. The flexibility of being able to start a class at almost anytime is great. I also enjoy being able to work at my own pace and not be restrained by a schedule. Especially when life gets...
Repeat Participant

Destiny B.

"PLS has made me a better educator (and even a better parent). I literally use skills from my PLS Classes every day as a teacher. They are some of the best classes I've ever taken."

Favorite Class: Successful Teaching for Acceptance of Responsibility™

Repeat Participant

Dawn Plestina

"PLS Classes have fit my needs as an educator with their various content and engaging instructors. The curricula lends itself to be used immediately in the classroom, and the instructors encourage us (their students) to apply what we have learned with our students."
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Amanda Starner

"PLS Classes have allowed me to gain knowledge that can applied directly to my classroom. With their flexible schedules and variety of learning options, I am able to fit it into my busy schedule while continuing to advance professionally."

Favorite Class: Meaningful Activities to Generate Interesting Classrooms™

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