Bring versatility to your teaching repertoire, and gain a directly applicable understanding of what you need to know to teach K-12 students in an online environment.
In this Advanced Professional Certificate (APC) in Online Teaching, learn to develop and/or teach online classes for K-12 students. Build expertise in:
This course is designed to introduce teaching online to K12 educators. Utilizing a constructivist learning approach, we will explore the advantages of online learning and features of online environments and online collaborative tools, and examine the best pedagogical practices for teaching and learning online. Expectations, characteristics, and needs of online learners will be examined and specific strategies to help students assess their readiness to learn online will be developed. Solutions for involving all of the K12 stakeholders and the challenge of keeping students motivated to produce quality work through online learning will be explored.
Brenda L. Heiman
Tuition and Fees: Master's/CertificatesTuition and Fees: DoctoralFinancial Aid
Educational Technology ResourcesEducational Technology FacultyEducational Technology Column: What's Now, What's New, What's Next?
Graduate School of Education PreK-12 Education Programs andPh.D. Programs Online Education ProgramsTeacher Residency Programs International EducationScholarships Professional Development Events and Workshops Programs Near You
Faculty Profiles Alumni in the News School Blogs
Certification/Educator Licensure Field PlacementAcademic AdvisingCenters of Excellence Reggio Emilia
888.LESLEY.U / 617.349.8300
Request more information
Request a campus visit
Get your application started today!
The Complete Step-by-Step Guide to Designing and Teaching Online Courses, co-authored by Joan Thormann, has been labeled a Best Seller by Teachers College Press at Columbia University, the publisher of the book, in their Fall/Winter 2013-14 catalog.
Graduate and Bachelor's Degree Completion ProgramsJanuary 15, 2014Join us and learn how a degree from Lesley University will help you achieve your academic and career goals »