The following outside organizations have partnered with Boise State University to offer professional education credits. Read below to learn about each organization and click on their links to view the current course offerings.
PBS TeacherLine is a premier provider of high quality online graduate-level courses for educators. Their more than 130 top-quality courses span the entire curriculum: Reading/Language Arts, Mathematics, Instructional Technology, Instructional Strategies, and Science.
Visit the PBS TeacherLine page to learn more about the online courses they offer.
There are many other professional development opportunities for Idaho teachers where credits for both recertification and salary increases are awarded.
Listed here are some of the current and upcoming opportunities for educators:
Visit the Workshops and Institutes page for more information about these upcoming workshops, institutes, or programs that might help you advance your career.
Boise State University has partnered with organizations such as Project Learning Tree, Project WILD and Project WET, and the National Park Service to offer credit for workshops geared toward increasing students' knowledge of our natural environment.
Visit the Environmental Education page to learn more about the offerings from each of these environmentally focused organizations.
Often times, participation in education-related conferences will have a credit option for attendees. Both full attendance and completion of a post-conference assignment is required in order to receive the professional education credit. Registration for the conference portion is done separately.
Listed here are some of the upcoming conferences for educators:
Visit the Conferences web page for more information about these upcoming conferences and how to get registered.
Virtual Education Software, Inc. (VESi) provides courses to teach techniques and strategies for use in school and classroom settings. These courses are offered in a flexible, convenient, online format.
Visit the VESi Program Overview for more information about their current courses.
Jill Hella, K-12 Professional Education Specialist
Boise State University Extended Studies, 220 E. Parkcenter Blvd., Boise, ID 83706-3940
Phone: (208) 426-3713
Reviewed: May 13, 2013