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Ethics for M-DCPS

(6 Hr Module) - $12*

*Individual purchase cost is $2 per credit hour for modules or some districts may have a contract.


Explore the code of ethics for educators recommended by the National Education Association (NEA) and the Association of American Educators (AAE). Learn the basic principles of ethical expectations and potential consequences for not following them. This module provides an overview of the Florida Code of Ethics for Educators and the Principles of Professional Conduct. THIS MODULE WAS CUSTOMIZED TO SERVE EDUCATORS FROM MIAMI-DADE SCHOOLS.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe codes of ethics for professional educators.
  • Explain the four principles of professional conduct of the Florida Department of Education.
  • Describe the implications of the First Amendment for educator conduct.
  • Describe reporting obligations and procedures for ethics violations.
  • Identify activities prohibited by codes of ethics for educators.

Documentation Methods

Participants must document their learning by completing the following summative.

1 Multiple Choice Quiz - Learner demonstrates knowledge of content by selecting the correct answer from the choices provided.

The summative must meet 80% of the established criteria.

Project Team


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