Donna Kerry M.A.
Welcome to your future as a well-prepared, up-to-the-minute, K-12 educator or school administrator of the 21st century! Marygrove College has a nearly eighty-year history of training teachers. Marygrove-educated teachers can be found in public and private schools across the nation in classrooms and in leadership positions.
Select graduate-credit courses for re-certification from an extensive list of high-quality online or onsite courses. Marygrove is committed to your professional development and transforming the lives of children and young people one teacher at a time!
Marygrove College is pleased to announce that effective January 1, 2013, teachers may register for graduate-credit courses offered in partnership with Learners Edge, Inc. Courses may be taken for re-certification, professional development, salary increments etc. These instructor-led courses may be completed in either online or print based formats during specific semesters; Spring, Summer or Fall. Tuition per course is $390 (3 credit course), $290 (2 credit course), $190 (1 credit course). Students pay and register for course materials with Learner’s Edge. Please select Marygrove College upon your online checkout or registration process.
To register, please visit www.learnersedgeinc.com, select “Partners”, “Academic” and choose Marygrove College as your institution. You will find a wide variety of dynamic, flexible, relevant and affordable courses with teaching strategies, tools and resources that are immediately applicable in your classroom.
Co-Teaching: Partners in Practice
Successful Literacy Assessment
Grief and Your Students: Honoring, Sharing, Healing
Positive Interventions for Students who Challenge Us
In partnership with PLS 3rd Learning, Marygrove College offers both online and onsite courses that are creative, practical, fun, interactive and with strategies immediately applicable to any grade level and content area. Onsite courses near your home offer the opportunity to collaborate face-to-face with other educators.
Courses Offered in Partnership with PLS 3rd Learning (Onsite and Online)
EDU 502 Successful Teaching for Acceptance of Responsibility OS/OL
EDU 5310 Foundations of Literacy: Beginning Reading OL
EDU 533 Instructional Design for Online Educators OL
EDU 5500 Teaching the English Language Learner OL
EDU 5501 Cultural Competence: A Transformative Journey OL
EDU 5502 Behavioral, Academic, and Social Interventions for the Classroom OS
EDU 5506 Facilitating Online Learning Communities OL
EDU 5512 Action Research for the Classroom OL
EDU 5513 Building Online Collaborative Environments OL
EDU 5514 Blended and Synchronous Learning Design OL
EDU 5515 Educating the Net-Generation OL
EDU 5518 Collaborative Inquiry for Students: Preparing Minds for the Future OS
EDU 5519 Student Engagement and Standards-Based Learning OS
EDU 5520 Strategies for the Inclusive Classroom OS
EDU 560 Classroom Management: Orchestrating a Community of Learners OS/OL
EDU 566 Differentiated Instruction for Today’s Classroom OS/OL
EDU 580 Designing Motivation for All Learners OS
EDU 583 Building Communication and Teamwork in the Classroom OS
EDU 584 Teaching Through Learning Channels OS/OL
EDU 585 Brain-Based Ways We Think and Learn OS
EDU 587 Achieving Student Outcomes Through Cooperative Learning OS
EDU 589 Meaningful Activities to Generate Interesting Classrooms OS
OS: On-site course
OL: Online course
OS/OL: Course is offered both on-site and online
IMPORTANT: Please check the PLS 3rd Learning website, www.plsclasses.com, to view the up-to-date course offerings and other pertinent information.
For more than a decade, Marygrove College partnered with Teachscape, a leader in K-12 professional development, to offer online graduate courses to partner schools, districts and state departments of education. Please note: Effective September 1, 2014, Teachscape is no longer partnered with Marygrove College and is pursuing other strategic initiatives. Students registered for recertification/professional development courses prior to September 1, 2014 will continue to have full access to the Teachscape learning platform as they complete their courses.
After a long and successful partnership, Marygrove College and Canter & Associates are no longer accepting registrations for recertification courses. Marygrove College continues to provide classroom teachers with high quality, interesting, affordable onsite and online recertification courses that increase content knowledge and provide practical teaching skills and strategies for improving student success at all grade levels.