Professional Development Partnerships at Grand Valley provides continuing education for educators throughout Michigan. We can:
Some of the services provided include helping you:
Contact the Professional Development Partnerships office for more information at (616) 331-6522.
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Courses and workshops for educators to earn graduate academic credit or State Continuing Education Clock Hours (SCECHs).
Thank you for your interest in the Hot Topics for Educators series. You have an option to take these courses as a workshop including SCECHs or a graduate education academic course. Please continue on this site to register for the SCECH workshop while on the course information page.
If you are interested in taking a course for Grand Valley academic credit, please go to mybanner.gvsu.edu, log in using your G number and pin number and register for your desired class. If you are a new Grand Valley student, please contact the Registrar's office at (616) 331-2025 and let them know you are interested in registering for a summer course. If you want to enroll on more than one of the courses, you must contact the Grand Valley records office to register.
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ED 601 01: Adaptations and Modifications for Struggling Student Success in School - June 20 & 21 - View Syllabus
ED 601 02: A New Look at Nonfiction Reading in the Classroom - June 27 & 28 - View Syllabus
ED 601 03: Personalized Technology Hands-On Learning for Teachers - June 27 - July 1 - View Syllabus
ED 601 04: Make it - Take it Reading & Language Usage - Interactive Notebooks - July 12 & 13 - View Syllabus
ED 601 05: Making Math More Meaningful for the Elementary Grades - July 19 & 20 - View Syllabus
ED 601 06: Personalized Technology Hands-On Learning for Teachers - July 18 - 22 - View Syllabus
ED 601 07: Everything Google - June 27 - August 5 - View Syllabus
ED 601 08: Neurodiversity in the Classroom - June 16 - 30 - View Syllabus
ED 601 09: Mental Health in the Teen Years - July 10 -24 - View Syllabus
Click on the above titles to view course descriptions. Continue on the site to register for SCECHs or go to MyBanner to register for academic courses. Payment is due upon enrollment.
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State Continuing Education Clock Hours (SCECHs)
We assist teachers, administrators, school psychologists and school counselors in meeting their professional development needs.The GVSU fee for SCECHs is $15. We offer the following services:
The Michigan Department of Education has authorized an academic credit conversion. If a course is being offered for academic credit it can be converted to SCECHs using the following chart: