This academic-year-long online mentorship program includes 26 weeks of course content learning (divided into 8 key themes for successful instructional coaching) which enable you to immediately implement your learning within your own school setting. Highly experienced and approachable mentors provide ongoing support via weekly emails, regular video conference meetings, and forum feedback.
Completing this microcredential will
- Strengthen your coaching practice by building your own customized coaching toolkit;
- Skyrocket and hone your leadership skills to become a more confident instructional leader in your school;
- Accelerate your professional growth with a personalized and connected learning community; and
- Transform student and teacher learning through the use of technology.
REGISTRATION OPEN FOR THE ONLY COHORT TO RUN IN 2018 - CLOSES MAY 1, 2018
More of our Microcredentials
The 1:1 Teacher
This microcredential is suitable for any teachers already in or new to a 1:1 learning environment or teachers looking to move into a 1:1 classroom.
By the end of this microcredential you will have all the skills you need to transform learning in a 1:1 classroom including:
- managing devices and their distractions;
- developing safe and responsible online behavior skills;
- navigating the complicated world of internet research; and
- making the most of Google Apps for Education.
15 course credits (Premium & Academy package only)
The Connected Teacher
This microcredential is applicable for teachers looking to up their overall technology integration knowledge and technology skills by connecting themselves and their students to the world. When technology is authentically embedded into learning experiences for students you can see it transform learning.
By the end of this microcredential you will
- understand what it means to be a connected teacher;
- know the why behind connecting yourself and your students;
- know how to connect yourself and your students;
- be able to use a variety of collaborative tools to engage virtually with others; and
- be able to structure technology-rich learning for your students so they are reaching the transformational level of SAMR.
25 Weeks 15 course credits (Premium & Academy package only)
Can I purchase for two or more at once?
Yes! We can arrange an invoice payment so that you can purchase for two or more people at one time. This also means we can organize each person with their own separate login details.
Please use our Group Registration to send us the details so Raena, our Director of Business & Operations can get in touch with you to begin the payment & registration process!
What are the start and the end dates for the Microcredentials?
The Coach Microcredential is open for registration and purchasing now. Registration closes midnight May 1, 2018.
The Cohort starts on May 1, 2018.
Join our mailing list to be notified when registration opens for the 1:1 Teacher Microcredential (August) and for The Connected Teacher Microcredential (November)
What is the approximate time commitment required?
You can expect to spend between 3-5 hours (approximately) per week with course work.
Do I have to take the courses in order?
Each Microcredential program page is set out with a recommended order to take the courses. However, you can customize the order in which you take the courses to suit your own needs and/or time constraints.
Although we do not recommend it, you can take several courses at once.
What happens if I don't finish all the course work?
Premium or Academy Package
If you are completing a Microcredential course for credit and you don't finish all the course work before the end of the academic year for your cohort then you automatically drop down to Honor Level and you will not receive credit. You will still have access to the material for a total of one (1) year from the cohort start date.
You will still have access to the course material for a total of one (1) year from the cohort start date.
Are course credits and/or clock hours available?
Course credits and/or clock hours (through Heritage / Antioch University) are only available in the Premium and Academy package options. They are not available in the Honor package option.
Which package option is right for me?
The Microcredentials are available via three (3) package options: Premium; Academy; Honour.
Check our handy Comparison Table if you're not sure which option and features are best for you.
How do I get my 1:1 appointment with my mentor?
Once the Microcredential program is underway, it’s up to you to make the appointment with your mentor for a time convenient for you and your mentor. (Premium & Academy option only)
Can I take another Microcredential when I'm finished one?
Of course! Each Microcredential has a different lens through which your learning can be customized to best fit your needs and your teaching environment. We'd love to help and support you through a Microcredential pathway of learning.
If there's a Microcredential you think we should offer ..... send us your suggestion via our Contact Us Form or to email@example.com - we'd love to hear from you!
Can I transfer my payment to another educator?
Registration may be transferred to another person free of charge up to 10 days before the start of the course. Thereafter a $25 fee may be applied.
The new participant will be automatically enrolled in the course that the original participant. The new participant will be required to update any demographic information as appropriate.
To request a transfer, please send the full name and email address of both the original participant and the new participant to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "Course Registration Transfer".
What is your refund policy?
Please refer to our Service Agreement Terms and Conditions for full details.
What is your cancellation policy?
In the unlikely event of the cancellation of a Microcredential Program, before it's official start date, due to circumstances beyond our control, participants will have the option of:
- transferring to another microcredential program;
- transferring to the next cohort of the same program;
- receive a 100% refund of registration fees
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