ISTE Certification Training for Educators

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PDPs: 
45
Graduate Credits: 
2
Offered by: 
Professional Development
Technology

Description

ISTE Certification is a new competency-based, vendor-agnostic educator certification based on the ISTE Standards for Educators. This digital credential recognizes educators who understand how to use educational technology for learning in meaningful and transformative ways.

CES has been selected by ISTE to become an authorized provider of the ISTE Certification for Educators because of their commitment to high quality edtech professional learning and the ISTE Standards as a guide for transforming teaching and learning.
 

Audience

Administrators, Specialists, and Teachers; Grades K - 12 

Credits

45 PDPs or 2 graduate credits will be awarded to participants upon completion of this training. Graduate credit is available at an additional cost of $130. Graduate credit registration and payment occurs at the first face-to-face meeting, and payment can be made by credit card or check at that time.

Dates and Locations

This course will include two full day face-to-face sessions followed by 6 weeks of online course work

November 2018 in Northampton:

  • Face-to-face sessions: November 29 and 30, 2018, 9:00am - 4:00pm, Collaborative for Educational Services (Register by Nov 22)
  • Online course work: December 2, 2018 through January 22, 2019 (the weeks of December 23 and December 30 will be skipped for winter break)

January 2019 in Bedford: 

  • Face-to-face sessions: January 28 and 29, 2019, 8:00am - 4:00pm, EDCO Collaborative (Register by Jan 21)
  • Online course work: February 4, 2019 through March 22, 2019 (the week of February 18th will be skipped for winter break)

Cost and Registration

The cost of the workshop is $700 for member districts, and $750 for non-member districts. Register online or download and mail the registration form, available on the right side of this page.

Instructor(s)

  • thumbnail of Casey Daigle

    Casey is the Digital Learning Manager for the Collaborative for Educational Services (CES), where she works with preK-12 teachers, administrators, and edtech leaders across Massachusetts to explore how tech can transform teaching & learning, better connect us as humans, and create more equity and inclusion. She is a Google for Education Certified Trainer and spends a lot of time engaging educators about makerspaces, personalized learning, and what learning feels like when it happens online.

  • thumbnail of Suzanne Judson-Whitehouse

    Suzanne Judson-Whitehouse is the Director of Licensure and Credentialing Programs at the Collaborative for Educational Services. She has a Bachelor's Degree from the University of New Hampshire, a Master's Degree in Technology Integration from Marlboro College Graduate School and a Social Media Certificate from Drury University (Missouri).

For more information, contact:
Position: 
Events Coordinator
Phone: 
413.586.4900 x5981
Email: 
esullivan@collaborative.org

Registration

A maximum class size is set for each course and registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. If the number of registrations for a course exceeds the maximum seats available or is too low to be able to conduct a quality learning experience, the Collaborative will inform you of available options.

Course Cancellation

If you wish to cancel your registration, please submit a request in writing (via mail, email or fax) no later than 5 business days before the workshop’s start date. After that, there are no refunds or billing adjustments.

In the event that a course is cancelled by the Collaborative for Educational Services, we will notify you as soon as possible. Please be sure to provide your best email address and phone number so we can contact you.  Although every effort is made to avoid last minute cancellations, if an emergency arises, we will do our best to reach you at the phone number and email address you provide. 

Inclement Weather

Any delays or cancellations are posted online at collaborative.org. You may also call 413.588.5979 after 6:30am for information about classes that day.