Digital Innovator Certificate

The Digital Innovator Certificate will provide teachers with resources and ideas to integrate technology into their classrooms, often the next day! They will use Google tools and other technology while building a skill-set based on the 4 C's of education. The registration for this graduate-level certificate program covers 6 required courses for a total of 9 units. An additional 6 units of FPU CE electives are needed for the certificate. The next cohort will begin November 10, 2019. View the cohort schedule here.
The registration price of $2,772 covers the 6 required courses and 11 workshops, for a total of 9 units. A payment plan option is available; email for details. An additional 6 units of electives are registered and paid for separately at a discounted price of $400* per 3-unit course. Participants must have access to an iPad, Android, or other tablets. The tablet is not included in the registration price.
Fresno Pacific University Continuing Education has partnered with some of the most energetic, innovative educational thinkers available to teach the courses and workshops provided through this certificate program. The instructors include Apple Distinguished Educators, Google Certified Innovators, and veteran CUE Rock Star Faculty members. The Digital Innovator instruction provides the best access to state-of-the-art tools and mindsets for 1:1, Edtech and PBL styled learning.
*Cohort members may email after registering for an elective course to obtain the discount.

How do I get started?

Register for the Digital Innovator Certificate program (TECH 1000) which includes the 6 Required Courses (EDTEC 900-905) below. After you have completed the EDTEC 900 - Introduction to Digital Innovator course, you may register separately for 2-3 elective courses (at least 6 units) from the Elective Courses list below.
Required Courses:
  • EDTEC 900: Introduction to Digital Innovator
  • EDTEC 901: Google/YouTube in the Classroom (1 unit)
  • EDTEC 902: Innovative Pedagogies (3 units)
  • EDTEC 903: Mobile Technologies (1 unit)
  • EDTEC 904: Innovative Best Practices (1 unit)
  • EDTEC 905: Innovative Education Project (3 units)
Elective Courses:

How do I obtain the certificate?

  1. Complete the Digital Innovator Certificate program which includes 5 required courses and 3-4 elective courses.
  2. Click to download the application form.
  3. Upon receipt of the completed application form, and verification of successful completion of at least 15 units, the certificate is awarded and posted to the participant’s transcript.

NOTE: These courses do not fulfill the computer requirements for the California Clear Credential.