Continuing Education News
Tuesday, June 6, 2023
Mindfulness simply means staying aware of the moment that you are in, no matter what that moment holds. When teachers practice mindfulness, they learn to approach classroom situations with greater presence of mind.
Wednesday, March 8, 2023
Recreational math has become a popular topic with teachers who want to maximize young students' chances of succeeding in math.
Wednesday, March 1, 2023
Pecha Kucha is a presentation method that calls for telling a story using images rather than reading text from slides during a PowerPoint presentation
Friday, September 2, 2022
Restorative learning strategies are critical for teachers, students, and administrators in a challenging educational environment.
Wednesday, June 29, 2022
Parent involvement in education leads to better outcomes for their children. Learn strategies for how to involve parents in the classroom.
Monday, December 13, 2021
Teaching healthy eating habits early sets children up for a lifetime of good nutrition. Learn how to teach healthy eating at Fresno Pacific Worldwide.
Thursday, December 9, 2021
Teaching physical education to students starting at a young age develops healthy habits throughout life. Learn to teach PE at FPU.
Wednesday, August 11, 2021
Teaching golf to K-14 students isa healthy way to build character, discipline and sportsmanship. Learn to teach golf at Fresno Pacific University.
Thursday, July 29, 2021
Teen substance abuse is a serious, persistent challenge for teachers. Learn best practices for detecting and managing teen addiction at FPU.
Monday, July 26, 2021
Create a digital art curriculum using Chromebook and a selection of cloud-based apps. Engage your students with fun digital art projects.
Wednesday, July 7, 2021
A classroom website strengthens communication, collaboration and participation between teachers, students and parents. Learn how to create one at FPU.
Tuesday, June 29, 2021
Learn to create a Kahoot! lesson plan and use this popular and innovative platform in your classroom. Earn professional development credits at FPU.
Saturday, May 22, 2021
With online advancement courses for teachers, educators can expand their skills, grow their networks, and share ideas. Learn online at FPU.
Thursday, May 20, 2021
Video conferencing in the classroom is a powerful tool in any teacher’s toolbox. Lean the technology and earn PD credits online at FPU.
Friday, April 30, 2021
Cloud computing tools help you to work more efficiently and better engage with students. Earn an online professional development certificate at FPU.
Thursday, April 22, 2021
Process drama is a powerful tool for teaching students empathy. Learn how with FPU's Teaching Empathy: The Human Experience and Process Drama course.
Monday, April 19, 2021
Information literacy important for active citizenship. Learn how to guide students safely in the online world at Fresno Pacific University.
Thursday, March 11, 2021
Learn about the top tools for online teaching with a free download from Fresno Pacific. Discover powerful ways to put them to use in the classroom.
Friday, March 5, 2021
Teaching online is challenging. Fresno Pacific University offers a free infographic giving educators tips and best practices for teaching online.
Tuesday, March 2, 2021
Engage your students online with tools like Kahoot! and gamification. Get more student engagement tips with a free infographic from FPU.
Wednesday, February 24, 2021
Learn tips for creating educational videos with a free infographic from Fresno Pacific University. Dig deeper with online courses for teachers.
Monday, February 8, 2021
The physical education certificates available from Fresno Pacific University offer PE teachers a variety of options for expanding their skills and expertise.
Friday, February 5, 2021
Earning a professional development certificate keeps your skills sharp and your students engaged. Choose from the many programs offered by FPU.
Thursday, February 4, 2021
Social emotional learning activities help improve the lives of students: academically, emotionally and socially. Earn an online SEL certificate at FPU.
Monday, December 28, 2020
Cloud computing tools for education are key to a more efficient and engaging classroom. Learn cloud computing at Fresno Pacific University.
Monday, November 23, 2020
Advance Your Digital Classroom Skills by Earning an Online Teaching Certificate from Fresno Pacific University
With an online teaching certificate from Fresno Pacific University, you’ll gain the knowledge and skills to create a successful digital classroom.
Thursday, November 19, 2020
Find Colorado teaching license renewal courses, including professional development, and college or university coursework. Study online at FPU.
Monday, November 16, 2020
Recreational mathematics puzzles are a great, fun way for teachers to introduce math and logic concepts to students. Learn how online at FPU.
Monday, October 19, 2020
Using Google in the classroom offers innovative ways to teach and learn. Take the online All Things Google course at Fresno Pacific University.
Monday, October 12, 2020
Teach the lesson on Japanese internment camps. Teach this important chapter of American History. Learn how at Fresno Pacific University.
Wednesday, October 7, 2020
SEL and physical education are important components of healthy social and emotional development in young people. Study online at Fresno Pacific University.
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
A positive classroom environment is an essential element for low-income children to thrive despite difficult circumstances. Learn how online at FPU.
Monday, August 24, 2020
Social emotional learning is critical to student success in the classroom and throughout life. FPU courses prepare teachers to apply SEL concepts.
Thursday, August 20, 2020
A student-centered teaching environment is built with intention, planning, and proven design concepts to create a rewarding online educational experience.
Monday, August 10, 2020
Resources for Remote Learning and Our Commitment to You
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Teaching resources to help teachers succeed in and out of the classroom. Informative websites, videos, and podcasts.
Tuesday, July 14, 2020
More tips for better online teaching from Fresno Pacific University's Todd Vasquez, PhD. Learn to create an imaginative, rewarding online learning experience.
Friday, July 10, 2020
Online teaching can be a difficult transition for many teachers. It takes work, imagination and creative thinking, but the process can be fun and rewarding.
Friday, May 22, 2020
Developing strong online teaching skills is an important issue for educators. FPU offers a free list of resources for teaching online.
Thursday, March 12, 2020
California teachers can earn their supplemental computer science teaching credential at Fresno Pacific University
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
The Shake Up Learning book application from Fresno Pacific University gives teachers the tools to transform their classroom
Friday, February 21, 2020
Social and emotional development is important for a child's education. Teachers learn SEL instruction online at FPU
Thursday, December 26, 2019
FPU professional development course can help you learn how to incorporate gamification in the classroom to help students engage using tools they love.
Monday, November 4, 2019
As National STEM-STEAM Day 2019 approaches, it’s important for teachers to consider how they can increase student interest in these topics. Learn more with STEM PD courses from FPU.
Thursday, September 5, 2019
Fresno Pacific University can help you become an expert in restorative discipline strategies for classroom management through our online certificate program.
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
It’s a stressful world. Some studies indicate that the 21st century is even more stressful (so far) than the 20th century. That can be especially true in schools, where teacher wellness and health is not always the priority.
Monday, July 15, 2019
Teachers who need continuing education credits can take self-guided travel courses to add depth of information to their classroom lessons.
Thursday, June 27, 2019
Peer mediation is a great classroom tool. Teachers can learn how to implement this with FPU continuing education courses.
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Fresno Pacific University offers a professional development course to help teachers implement tools in their classroom that will help close the achievement gap.
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Fresno Pacific University offers continuing education course on restorative discipline for teachers who are looking for new classroom management strategies.
Monday, June 17, 2019
The opportunities are endless for summer activities for teachers. Travel, work, volunteering and professional development are some of the most popular choices. As you enjoy this summer, think about taking on some of the following.
Friday, May 24, 2019
Fresno Pacific University aims to make Professional Development for Educators relevant, dynamic, useful, and easy to obtain.
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Classroom peer mediators are students who help solve conflicts in the classroom. Find out more with professional development courses from FPU.
Friday, May 17, 2019
Fresno Pacific University offers a Digital Innovator Certificate for teachers who want to learn more about the most effective way to use modern technology as an educational tool.
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Professional development in technology such as Google Certified Educator Courses can help make you a better teacher and teach your students how to become good digital citizens.
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
Educators that want to learn about modern tech tools for teachers that can help them make a bigger difference in classrooms today can choose certificate programs at Fresno Pacific University.
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Arts integration is an approach to teaching where standards in history, math or science, are taught in and through the arts. Fun ocean science art common core lesson ideas.
Thursday, September 20, 2018
Tips for Teachers: Teachers are discovering the benefits of teaching big ideas with games for students in the classroom. Learn more from Fresno Pacific.
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Teacher's learn about improving the writing and communication skills of their students with continuing education courses offered at Fresno Pacific.
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Bullying has become so prevalent the federal government set up a website to aid parents, teachers and friends. Here are some tips on both spotting and stopping bullying.
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Stress management is important for everyone. For teachers, it can be a vital part of everyday life. Here are some simple stress management tips to help teachers face each day with a more calm, relaxed attitude.
Thursday, June 14, 2018
Some in the teaching profession love technology and have rushed to incorporate it any way they can into their classroom. Others are a bit more hesitant. It’s sometimes cumbersome to put into place and the benefits aren’t always immediately recognizable. Here are some simple ways to use technology in the classroom.