North Dakota State University

Apply your Graduate Professional Development credits towards your Salary Advancement, License Recertification or Continuing Education needs.

Distance and Continuing Education at NDSU is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools. Speak with your district for approval.
 

Please Note: Although many of our courses are approved for both 1 and 3 graduate professional development credits, participants can only receive credit for one version of each course.

21st Century Skills

Presented by: James Bellanca, Ken Kay

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $329 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $499 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Aiding Students with Learning Disabilities

Presented by: Donna Walker Tileston

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Assessment & the Common Core State Standards

Presented by: Dr. Kay Burke

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $329 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $499 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Assessment and Grading for Student Achievement

Presented by: Damian Cooper, Ken O'Connor

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $295 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Authentic Innovation in the 21st Century

Presented by: Cheryl Lemke

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $295 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Becoming a Culturally Responsive Teacher

Presented by: Gary Howard

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $295 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Becoming a Reflective Teacher

Presented by: Dr. Robert J. Marzano

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $329 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $499 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Best Practices for Teaching African-American Boys

Presented by: Jawanza Kunjufu

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $295 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Challenging Gifted and All Students with the Cluster Grouping Model

Presented by: Susan Winebrenner, Dina Brulles

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $175 (includes $30 materials fee) View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Character Education, Part I: Community and Cultural Change

Presented by: Clifton Taulbert

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Character Education, Part II: Positive Role Models and Proactive Educators

Presented by: Clifton Taulbert

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Charlotte Danielson's A Framework For Teaching

Presented by: Charlotte Danielson

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Coaching: What Every Educator Needs to Know

Presented by: Karla Reiss

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Common Core in ELA: Instructional Shifts for Effective Implementation, Grades 3-5

Presented by: KDS

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $295 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Common Core in ELA: Instructional Shifts for Effective Implementation, Grades 6-8

Presented by: KDS

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $295 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Common Core in ELA: Instructional Shifts for Effective Implementation, Grades 9-12

Presented by: KDS

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $295 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Common Core in ELA: Instructional Shifts for Effective Implementation, Grades K-2

Presented by: KDS

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $295 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Common Core in Mathematics: Instructional Shifts for Effective Implementation, Grades 6-8

Presented by: KDS

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $295 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Common Core in Mathematics: Instructional Shifts for Effective Implementation, Grades 9-12

Presented by: KDS

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $295 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Common Core State Standards in Literacy, Grades 3-8

Presented by: Douglas Fisher, Nancy Frey

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $329 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $499 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Common Core State Standards in Mathematics, Grades 3-8

Presented by: Tim Kanold, Diane Briars

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $329 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $499 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Data, Data Everywhere

Presented by: Victoria Bernhardt

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 ($304 plus $30 materials fee) View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Data-Driven Decision Making

Presented by: Lee Jenkins

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Differentiated Instruction and Assessment in Middle School

Presented by: Rick Wormeli

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Differentiation and the Brain

Presented by: Carol Ann Tomlinson, David Sousa

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $329 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $499 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Discovery-Based Mathematics, Part I: (Includes Materials Fee)

Presented by: Paul Lawrence

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $214 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Discovery-Based Mathematics, Part II:

Presented by: Paul Lawrence

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Effective Classroom Discipline: Anger Management, Part I

Presented by: Diane Wagenhals

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Effective Classroom Discipline: Anger Management, Part II

Presented by: Diane Wagenhals

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Formative Assessment & Standards-Based Grading

Presented by: Dr. Robert J. Marzano, Dr. Tammy Heflebower

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $329 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $499 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Grading and Reporting for ALL Students

Presented by: Tom Guskey, Lee Ann Jung

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $295 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Grading: A Guide to Effective Practice

Presented by: Douglas B Reeves, Kris Nielsen

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $329 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $499 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

How to Integrate Art into Everyday Learning

Presented by: Nica Lalli

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Improving Instruction through Strategic Conversations with Teachers

Presented by: Robyn R. Jackson

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $295 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Making the Most of Teacher Evaluation

Presented by: Charlotte Danielson, Karyn Wright

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $295 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Manage It All: Students, Curriculum, and Time

Presented by: Debbie Silver

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Motivating and Engaging Students

Presented by: Dr. Robert J. Marzano, Debra Pickering

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $329 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $499 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Motivating Underachievers Using Response to Intervention and Differentiated Instruction

Presented by: Carolyn Coil

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

No-Nonsense Nurturer Classroom

Presented by: Lee Canter, Kristyn Klei Borrero

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $295 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Setting the Stage for Teaching ELLs Across the Curriculum

Presented by: Elizabeth Jiménez

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Supporting Struggling Students with Rigorous Instruction

Presented by: Robyn R. Jackson

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $295 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Teaching English Language Learners Across the Curriculum ESL, Sheltered, and Culturaly Responsive Instruction

Presented by: Elizabeth Jiménez

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Teaching Reading and Comprehension to English Learners, K-5

Presented by: Margarita Calderón

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $329 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $499 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Teaching, Learning, and Leading in the Digital Age

Presented by: Meg Ormiston

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $295 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Technology Applications for Teaching & Supporting the Struggling Reader

Presented by: Ted Hasselbring, Margaret E. Bausch

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Transforming School Culture

Presented by: Dr. Anthony Muhammad

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $329 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $499 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Understanding Culture and Race

Presented by: Venita Kelley

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $295 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Understanding the Digital Generation

Presented by: Ian Jukes

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Using Digital Media to Enhance Learning

Presented by: Rushton Hurley

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $145 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $295 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 

Using Web 2.0 in Teaching and Instruction

Presented by: William M. Ferriter, Adam Garry

1 Graduate Professional Development Credit $329 View Syllabus Add To Cart

3 Graduate Professional Development Credits $499 View Syllabus Add To Cart

 
 
 
For questions or comments, contact KDS at (800) 728-0032 or email NDSU@kdsi.org