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SWD: ESE for All Educators (SB 1108)
Module | Instructional | Professional Development Certification | Students With Disabilities (SWD)

Explore the characteristics and learning needs of students with disabilities. Identify appropriate instructional strategies. Review the legal requirements for providing services and supports. Examine accommodations and modifications provided during instruction and assessment. This module addresses the needs of Students with Disabilities (SWD).

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 20 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 20 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 20-hour SWD: ESE for All Educators (SB 1108) module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 8:00 PM.)
Cost:
40.00
Credit Hours:
20
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
SWD: Managing Challenging Student Behaviors (SB 1108)
Module | Instructional | Non-Instructional | Students With Disabilities (SWD)

Compare students with identified emotional disabilities to those with acting-out behaviors. Review instructional and behavioral strategies for managing difficult classroom behaviors within the RtI/MtSS framework. Develop an awareness level knowledge of psychotropic medications and accompanying side effects. This is the second module in the Beacon Educator series that addresses the needs of Students with Disabilities (SWD).

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 20 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 20 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 20-hour SWD: Managing Challenging Student Behaviors (SB 1108) module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 8:00 PM.)
Cost:
40.00
Credit Hours:
20
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
Classroom Management for Paraprofessionals & Substitutes
Module | Non-Instructional | Professional Growth

Learn ways to proactively manage students and resources for the classroom. Identify what should be accomplished before students arrive, during student contact time, and after students leave.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 2 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 2 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 2-hour Classroom Management for Paraprofessionals & Substitutes module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 2:00 AM.)
Cost:
4.00
Credit Hours:
2
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
Common Core : An Overview of Standards
Module | Instructional | Common Core

Learn how and why the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) were developed. Compare the CCSS and current Next Generation Sunshine State Standards (NGSSS). Investigate how the CCSS will affect classroom instruction and consider the effects of CCSS for students and parents.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 6 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 6 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 6-hour Common Core : An Overview of Standards module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 6:00 AM.)
Cost:
12.00
Credit Hours:
6
July 01, 2019 - June 30, 2020
Common Core 6-12: Disciplinary Literacy
Module | Instructional | Common Core

Investigate the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects. Explore text complexity and close reading. Examine instructional and assessment practices. Understand the impact of the CCSS on struggling students, ELLs, and students with disabilities.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 6 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 6 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 6-hour Common Core 6-12: Disciplinary Literacy module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 6:00 AM.)
Cost:
12.00
Credit Hours:
6
July 01, 2019 - June 30, 2020
Common Core 6-12: English Language Arts (ELA)
Module | Instructional | Common Core

Explore the CCSS ELA (6-12), including the College and Career Readiness Anchor Standards. Investigate classroom implementation of the standards. Learn about the consortia developing assessments for the CCSS.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 6 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 6 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 6-hour Common Core 6-12: English Language Arts (ELA) module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 6:00 AM.)
Cost:
12.00
Credit Hours:
6
July 01, 2019 - June 30, 2020
Common Core 6-8: Mathematics
Module | Instructional | Common Core | Mathematics

Explore the CCSS Math (6-8), including the College and Career Ready Mathematical Practice Standards. Investigate classroom implementation of the standards.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 6 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 6 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 6-hour Common Core 6-8: Mathematics module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 6:00 AM.)
Cost:
12.00
Credit Hours:
6
July 01, 2019 - June 30, 2020
Common Core 9-12: Mathematics
Module | Instructional | Common Core | Mathematics

Explore the CCSS Math (9-12), including the College and Career Ready Mathematical Practice Standards. Investigate classroom implementation of the standards.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 6 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 6 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 6-hour Common Core 9-12: Mathematics module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 6:00 AM.)
Cost:
12.00
Credit Hours:
6
July 01, 2019 - June 30, 2020
Common Core K-5: English Language Arts (ELA)
Module | Instructional | Common Core | Literacy

Explore the CCSS ELA (K-5), including the College and Career Readiness Anchor Standards. Investigate classroom implementation of the standards. Learn about the consortia developing assessments for the CCSS.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 6 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 6 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 6-hour Common Core K-5: English Language Arts (ELA) module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 6:00 AM.)
Cost:
12.00
Credit Hours:
6
July 01, 2019 - June 30, 2020
Common Core K-5: Mathematics
Module | Instructional | Common Core | Mathematics

Explore the CCSS Math (K-5), including the College and Career Ready Mathematical Practice Standards. Investigate classroom implementation of the standards.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 6 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 6 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 6-hour Common Core K-5: Mathematics module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 6:00 AM.)
Cost:
12.00
Credit Hours:
6
July 01, 2019 - June 30, 2020
Ethics for M-DCPS
Module

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.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 6 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 6 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 6-hour Ethics for M-DCPS module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 6:00 AM.)
Cost:
12.00
Credit Hours:
6
HR: Conflict Resolution in the Workplace
Module | Administrative | Instructional | Non-Instructional | Human Resources

Learn practical skills for understanding and resolving conflict in today’s changing workplace. Discover strategies for handling difficult people and alternative dispute methods.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 12 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 12 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 12-hour HR: Conflict Resolution in the Workplace module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 12:00 PM.)
Cost:
24.00
Credit Hours:
12
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
HR: Diversity in the Workplace
Module | Administrative | Instructional | Non-Instructional | Human Resources

Review legal and ethical issues involving stereotyping, racism, prejudice, and discrimination. Explore and apply methods for improving cross-cultural communication and enhance cultural diversity in the workplace.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 3 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 3 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 3-hour HR: Diversity in the Workplace module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 3:00 AM.)
Cost:
6.00
Credit Hours:
3
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
HR: Effective Customer Service
Module | Administrative | Instructional | Non-Instructional | Human Resources

Learn strategies to anticipate and provide effective customer service that meet the needs of all stakeholders in the educational environment. Explore the principles of effective communication to work effectively with others and prevent conflicts.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 3 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 3 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 3-hour HR: Effective Customer Service module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 3:00 AM.)
Cost:
6.00
Credit Hours:
3
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
Instructional Practices: Argumentation
Module | Instructional | Instructional Practices

Identify the role of argumentation in using evidence to evaluate and substantiate assertions Learn the core components of argumentation. Explore strategies for teaching argumentation in a variety of classroom environments.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 6 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 6 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 6-hour Instructional Practices: Argumentation module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 6:00 AM.)
Cost:
12.00
Credit Hours:
6
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
Instructional Practices: Classroom Management
Module | Instructional | Instructional Practices

Explore management strategies that lead to improved student motivation and achievement across all content areas and grade levels. Identify methods for creating a positive collaborative learning environment.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 6 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 6 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 6-hour Instructional Practices: Classroom Management module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 6:00 AM.)
Cost:
12.00
Credit Hours:
6
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
Instructional Practices: Differentiated Instruction
Module | Instructional | Instructional Practices

Acquire an understanding of differentiated instruction within the K-12 environment. Recognize the purpose of differentiated instruction as it relates to content mastery. Identify strategies included in the planning and instructional processes.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 6 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 6 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 6-hour Instructional Practices: Differentiated Instruction module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 6:00 AM.)
Cost:
12.00
Credit Hours:
6
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
Instructional Practices: Questioning by Students
Module | Instructional | Instructional Practices

Explore how students can use questioning techniques as a learning tool to become better problem solvers and critical thinkers. Explore strategies for teaching students to create effective questions, to use a range of question types, and to improve question quality.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 6 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 6 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 6-hour Instructional Practices: Questioning by Students module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 6:00 AM.)
Cost:
12.00
Credit Hours:
6
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
Instructional Practices: Questioning Techniques
Module | Instructional | Instructional Practices

Recognize the importance of using questioning techniques to assess student understanding and drive instruction. Gain an understanding of how to develop questions that vary in complexity and align to the content. Identify strategies for using questioning techniques in the classroom.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 6 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 6 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 6-hour Instructional Practices: Questioning Techniques module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 6:00 AM.)
Cost:
12.00
Credit Hours:
6
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
Instructional Practices: Student Engagement - UNDER DEVELOPMENT
Module | Instructional | Instructional Practices

Student engagement is a necessary component of academic success and classroom management. This module provides teachers with tools to increase and maintain student engagement.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 1 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 1 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 1-hour Instructional Practices: Student Engagement - UNDER DEVELOPMENT module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 1:00 AM.)
Cost:
2.00
Credit Hours:
1
Literacy: Close Reading
Module | Instructional | Literacy | Reading

Recognize that learning to read complex text closely prepares students for college and careers. Explore the process of conducting close readings with students. Identify strategies for scaffolding close reading instruction.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 6 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 6 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 6-hour Literacy: Close Reading module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 6:00 AM.)
Cost:
12.00
Credit Hours:
6
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
Literacy: Disciplinary Literacy
Module | Instructional | Literacy

Examine the unique ways each discipline requires students to think about the subject area. Explore the role of collaboration and various literacy strategies to increase student achievement across the content areas.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 6 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 6 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 6-hour Literacy: Disciplinary Literacy module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 6:00 AM.)
Cost:
12.00
Credit Hours:
6
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
Literacy: Understanding Text Complexity
Module | Instructional | Literacy | Reading

Recognize the need for complex text in preparing students to be college and career ready. Explore the components of text complexity used to identify appropriate texts for readers. Identify strategies for using complex texts in the classroom.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 6 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 6 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 6-hour Literacy: Understanding Text Complexity module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 6:00 AM.)
Cost:
12.00
Credit Hours:
6
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
Math: Gateway to Algebra 6-8
Module | Instructional | Mathematics

Explore the Critical Foundations of Algebra - whole numbers, fractions, and geometry & measurement. Investigate specific key concepts using activities that highlight major themes. Learn to use scaffolding techniques to build student learning through algebraic thinking.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 6 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 6 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 6-hour Math: Gateway to Algebra 6-8 module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 6:00 AM.)
Cost:
12.00
Credit Hours:
6
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
Math: Standards of Practice 9-12
Module | Instructional | Mathematics

Acquire strategies for embedding the eight mathematical practices into everyday instruction. Identify changes in instructional practice necessary to engage students in mathematical thinking and understanding.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 6 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 6 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 6-hour Math: Standards of Practice 9-12 module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 6:00 AM.)
Cost:
12.00
Credit Hours:
6
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
On Demand: Building Relationships with Parents
Module | Administrative | Instructional | Non-Instructional | Professional Growth

Learn to build relationships with parents to enhance students' academic growth. Explore a variety of techniques to increase parent involvement.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 6 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 6 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 6-hour On Demand: Building Relationships with Parents module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 6:00 AM.)
Cost:
12.00
Credit Hours:
6
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
On Demand: Co-Teaching Compliance
Module | Instructional | Professional Growth

Learn strategies for co-teaching and cooperative planning that impact academic achievement.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 4 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 4 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 4-hour On Demand: Co-Teaching Compliance module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 4:00 AM.)
Cost:
8.00
Credit Hours:
4
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
Prerequisite for the Reading Endorsement
Module | Administrative | Instructional | Reading

Learn about the features of a Beacon Educator course. This module will explain the differences between a Beacon Educator module and course. There is an overview of the Reading Endorsement Program along with information about how to successfully complete a Beacon Educator course.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 3 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 3 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 3-hour Prerequisite for the Reading Endorsement module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 3:00 AM.)
Cost:
6.00
Credit Hours:
3
Professional Practices for Paraprofessionals & Substitutes
Module | Non-Instructional | Professional Growth

Gain an awareness of school safety and security procedures, educational liability, professional responsibilities, and ethics. The video-based module uses scenarios to provoke consideration of five topics: creating a positive learning environment, eliminating harassing behaviors, promoting safety and classroom order, maintaining professional distance, and practicing professionalism with colleagues and community.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 9 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 9 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 9-hour Professional Practices for Paraprofessionals & Substitutes module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 9:00 AM.)
Cost:
18.00
Credit Hours:
9
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
TIP: Assessment
Module | Instructional | New Teacher

Explore the use of formative and summative assessments. Develop an understanding of using assessment data to measure achievement and drive student learning.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 2 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 2 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 2-hour TIP: Assessment module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 2:00 AM.)
Cost:
4.00
Credit Hours:
2
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
TIP: Assessment and Accountability (Bay)
Module | Instructional | New Teacher

Explore the use of formative and summative assessments. Develop an understanding of using assessment data to measure achievement and drive student learning. Review the six principles of the Assessment Practices and Principles (APSS) for Bay District schools. THIS MODULE WAS CUSTOMIZED TO SERVE EDUCATORS FROM BAY DISTRICT SCHOOLS.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 2 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 2 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 2-hour TIP: Assessment and Accountability (Bay) module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 2:00 AM.)
Cost:
4.00
Credit Hours:
2
TIP: Confidentiality Issues
Module | Instructional | New Teacher

Learn about teachers' obligation to maintain confidentiality of student information as specified in the Principles of Professional Conduct for the Education Profession in Florida (Florida Code of Ethics).

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 2 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 2 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 2-hour TIP: Confidentiality Issues module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 2:00 AM.)
Cost:
4.00
Credit Hours:
2
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
TIP: Differentiated Classroom
Module | Instructional | New Teacher

Explore strategies to individualize instruction to meet each student's needs.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 2 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 2 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 2-hour TIP: Differentiated Classroom module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 2:00 AM.)
Cost:
4.00
Credit Hours:
2
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
TIP: ESE 101
Module | Instructional | New Teacher

Learn the recognized categories of disabilities included in Exceptional Student Education (ESE) program. Examine the general characteristics of each exceptionality and implications for addressing the students’ needs.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 2 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 2 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 2-hour TIP: ESE 101 module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 2:00 AM.)
Cost:
4.00
Credit Hours:
2
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
TIP: ESOL Implications for the Classroom
Module | Instructional | New Teacher

Become familiar with state and federal laws that govern ESOL programs and your school district's ELL Plan. Identify ESOL teacher performance standards, timelines, ELL standards, and ESOL teacher strategies.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 2 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 2 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 2-hour TIP: ESOL Implications for the Classroom module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 2:00 AM.)
Cost:
4.00
Credit Hours:
2
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
TIP: Ethics
Module | Instructional | New Teacher

Learn about teachers' obligation to the student, the public, and the profession of education. Understand that teachers are held to a higher moral standard.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 2 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 2 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 2-hour TIP: Ethics module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 2:00 AM.)
Cost:
4.00
Credit Hours:
2
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
TIP: Homeless Issues
Module | Instructional | New Teacher

Explore how teachers can help homeless students. Get ideas, learn the law, and understand rights of homeless students.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 2 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 2 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 2-hour TIP: Homeless Issues module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 2:00 AM.)
Cost:
4.00
Credit Hours:
2
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
TIP: Physical and Behavioral Indicators of Child Abuse
Module | Instructional | New Teacher

Learn to identify typical indicators of child abuse.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 2 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 2 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 2-hour TIP: Physical and Behavioral Indicators of Child Abuse module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 2:00 AM.)
Cost:
4.00
Credit Hours:
2
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
TIP: Recognizing Signs and Symptoms of Emotional Distress
Module | Instructional | New Teacher

Recognize signs of stress and depression in students. Identify how to help students deal with these issues.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 2 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 2 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 2-hour TIP: Recognizing Signs and Symptoms of Emotional Distress module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 2:00 AM.)
Cost:
4.00
Credit Hours:
2
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
TIP: Response to Intervention (RtI)
Module | Instructional | New Teacher

Investigate the Response to Intervention (RtI) model along with its stages. Identify how to identify the problem and options for intervention.

NOTICE: This module takes AT LEAST 2 hours to complete. The Exit Exam will become available after the section has begun and 2 hours after registration has passed. (Example: If registering at midnight today for the 2-hour TIP: Response to Intervention (RtI) module and a current section, the Exit Exam will be available at 2:00 AM.)
Cost:
4.00
Credit Hours:
2
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
January 01, 2020 - June 30, 2020
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Autism
Build an understanding of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and prepare to teach students with autism through this series of four courses: Positive Behavior Supports; Nature, Needs and Assessment; Communication Needs; and Diagnosis and Assessment. All courses include both instructional components and application activities that align with the objectives for the Florida K-12 Autism Endorsement.
Autism Endorsement Quick Fact Sheet

ESOL
Educators learn concepts and strategies to enhance the education of multicultural populations!
Investigate the core areas of ESOL instruction: methods of teaching, curriculum and materials, testing and evaluation, cross-cultural communications, and applied linguistics. This program provides content that is appropriate for a national audience. In Florida, it targets teachers of language arts and reading and may lead to endorsement. Beacon also provides programs for teachers, administrators, and guidance counselors. View the ESOL Endorsement Fact Sheet for more information and to see how the educator's subject area determines the course recommendations based on Florida Statute.
Florida ESOL Endorsement Quick Fact Sheet

Gifted
Explore five key areas of gifted education: nature and needs, special populations, curriculum and instructional strategies, creativity, and guidance and counseling. All courses include both instructional components and application activities that align with the objectives for the Florida K-12 Gifted Endorsement. Courses are listed in the suggested order for completion. Check with your district staff development office for credit eligibility toward Gifted Endorsement.
Gifted Endorsement Quick Fact Sheet

Mathematics
Beacon Educator's math program consists of four in-depth courses that provide close examination of math concepts leading to skill development. Each course offers classroom examples for coherent curriculum that is focused on important topics in mathematics.
K-8 Math Courses Quick Fact Sheet

New Teacher
Explore your role as a student advocate and become proactive as you learn management strategies, practice decision-making skills, and use a standards-based lesson planning process to guide your instructional planning.
New Teachers Quick Fact Sheet

Professional Development Certification
Participants must take all the courses listed below, in addition to meeting other district-specific requirements. We recommend taking courses in the order listed. Participants must also complete one 60-hour ESOL course. Check with your district to select the course from our ESOL content area.
Professional Development Certification Quick Fact Sheet

Professional Growth
Explore your role as a student advocate and become proactive as you learn management strategies, practice decision-making skills, and use a standards-based lesson planning process to guide your instructional planning.
Professional Growth Quick Fact Sheet

Reading
Explore six core areas of reading: oral language, phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, comprehension, and vocabulary. Included in each of the interactive courses in this series are both instructional components and application activities. The courses are designed to be completed sequentially, culminating in the practicum (Reading 5). Content aligns to the indicators for Florida's K-12 Reading Endorsement.
Reading Endorsement Quick Fact Sheet

Students With Disabilities (SWD)
Explore these highly interactive, self-paced modules on current educational issues. Participants must score 80% or better on an end-of-course mastery assessment.
On Demand Module Quick Fact Sheet