Facilitated Courses: Overview
courses are research- and standards-based online professional development courses developed
by leading educational producers in alignment with national standards. Our facilitated, interactive courses offer a supportive learning community and exemplary
Courses are offered throughout the year and are listed on our Facilitated Courses page. TeacherLine Southeast also offers courses on-demand to schools and districts to meet specific professional development needs.
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
TeacherLine Courses Offer:
relate directly to curriculum and classroom activities, including
designing projects or lesson plans incorporating course materials.
80, preK-12, courses are offered within
the following subject areas:
- Reading/Language Arts
- 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. Many courses are Common Core aligned.
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.
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, highly-qualified facilitators guide discussions,
encourage participation, and provide ongoing feedback.
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.
courses offer several credit options for educators in SC, NC, and GA, including renewal and graduate credit.
See our Credit page for details.
courses are available as follows:
courses = $150 to $320
courses = $350
- 45hr courses = $400 to $580
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 educators. You can also fund or co-fund courses for your teachers.
more about using TeacherLine courses as a professional development
tool, visit our Admin Options page.