Features & Overview of Facilitated Courses
courses are research- and standards-based online courses developed
by leading educational producers in alignment with national standards. Our facilitated, interactive professional development learning experiences offer a supportive learning community and exemplary
offered directly by TeacherLine Southeast enroll educators from
SC, NC, and GA only, while national PBS courses are open to educators anywhere. The
course content is the same from both providers, however courses
offered by TeacherLine Southeast feature a regional facilitator
and allow for a more local emphasis.
Courses are offered throughout the year and are listed on our Course
Offerings page. TeacherLine Southeast also offers courses on-demand to schools and districts to meet specific professional development needs.
"I learned a lot of relevant information that I can use in my classroom. The course was easy to access and fit into my daily schedule.
I loved meeting other educators through our discussions board to learn about their thoughts and ideas."
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relate directly to curriculum and classroom activities, including
designing projects or lesson plans incorporating course materials.
80 PD courses, for grade levels PreK-12, are offered within
the following categories:
- Reading/Language Arts (including ELL)
- Social Studies
courses are developed in collaboration with leading national
educational organizations (NCTM, NASA, The National Board, McRel, ISTE, etc); every course
is standards- and research- based.
Developed with multiple learning styles in mind, our content includes the
rich use of technologies such as video, audio, and interactives
to make learning come alive.
features specific tools for integrating technology to teach
covered topics in the classroom, as well as tools to support
delivery of instruction to diverse learners.
Many courses are aligned to the Common Core State Standards.
Flexible and Easy to Use
course environment means there's no need to drive anywhere, arrange
for childcare, or buy books or tapes - everything's online!
With no scheduled log-in times and flexible discussion board posting requirements, our six-week
courses fit easily into your busy schedule.
free TeacherLine online "practice
course" is available and highly recommended for learners
who have not previously taken an online course.
detailed information on enrollment dates and payments, as well as
important course participation guidelines, see our FAQ page.
discussions allow teachers to share content, ideas and instructional
strategies with peers and reflect on their beliefs. Learners exchange solutions to problems in
text, graphic, and interactive forms.
Masters-level, specially-trained facilitators guide discussions,
encourage participation, and provide ongoing feedback.
courses can be used for re-certification (SC renewal credits,
GA PLU credits, and NC CEU and reading credits), SC PACE credit, or pay
upgrades; graduate credit is available for an additional fee.
See our Credit page for details.
courses are available as follows:
courses = $205 to $325
courses = $355
- 45hr courses = $405 to $585
PBS TeacherLine offers customized, just-in-time professional development
opportunities for schools/districts. Any course from our catalog
may be ordered up and started at any time for a private group of
your teachers. You can also fund or co-fund courses for your teachers. To learn
more about using TeacherLine courses as a professional development
tool, visit our administrative benefits page.