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Creating Transformative Professional Development | Learners Edge

Creating Transformative Professional Development
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Graduate Credits
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Empower your PD planning and facilitation with this course designed for teacher leaders, workshop presenters, and administrators. Using The PD Book’s 7 Habits  as your guide, you'll learn how to transform your professional development sessions from transactional to transformative. Discover strategies for engaging reluctant participants, navigating power dynamics, and ensuring psychological safety. With an intentional design template, checklists, and knowledge of adult learning theory, you'll use an equity lens to create effective and comprehensive PD experiences. Explore your own facilitator habits and learn how to adapt your plan as needed. Upon completion, you'll be ready to present a transformative PD experience that will receive rave reviews from your participants.

This course format builds from module to module in a way that allows you to work through each of the essential ideas in smaller, more focused segments. You’ll find the same great resources and applicable assignments, distributed over 10 modules.
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Summer 2024
Registration Open: Dec 16, 2023 - Jul 15, 2024
Coursework Due: Aug 15, 2024
Fall 2024
Registration Open: Mar 16, 2024 - Oct 22, 2024
Coursework Due: Nov 15, 2024
"The PD Book"
by Aguilar, Elena
A hard copy textbook is included in the course price. It will be sent via postal mail upon course registration. Flex Credit registrants must use the ISBN provided to acquire a copy of the text.
ISBN : 978-1-119-84335-1
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