New Jersey Center for Teaching & Learning (CTL) offers professional courses that are designed to complement the PSI-PMI curriculum. The use of this CTL curriculum in schools, along with successful research-based teaching methods, have resulted in raising student achievement. These courses are currently offered for professional development hours through CTL or graduate credits in collaboration with Kean University. These courses have been taught on-site across the United States, and internationally.
|CTL Teaching Methods||In this course, teachers will learn the CTL approaches towards curriculum, pedagogy, technology, formative assessment, summative assessment, grading, and pacing and how they are woven together to create a highly effective teaching and learning environment. This course prepares teachers to implement PSI-PMI in their classrooms. Full Description, View Schedule|
|CTL Collaboration||This course focuses on assisting PSI-PMI teachers as they implement these courses in their own classrooms through emphasis on planning, instruction, and assessment. These are scheduled on an as requested bases.
|Algebra-Based Physics||Teachers from any discipline can learn the content and teaching methods of Algebra-Based Physics.
Schedule and Registration
Courses are currently available in New Jersey and Colorado but can be offered in additional locations if there is demand. View the schedule
Professional Development Hours
CTL is an authorized provider of professional development hours in New Jersey. These professional development opportunities may be eligible for continuing education credits in other states. Participants are urged to contact their school administration regarding any continuing education requirements. Note that some districts accept professional development towards movement on their salary guide. All participants who finish the course will receive a certification of completion. Cost for a course is $580 per teacher, or $5,800 for on-site training for up to 15 teachers.
Graduate Credits Available
Kean University, in collaboration with CTL, also offers these courses for graduate credit. Kean University’s tuition rates for Fall 2012 courses is $722.00/credit.