Continuing Education News

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Thursday, July 29, 2021

How to Identify Teen Substance Abuse: A Guide to Help Struggling Teens

Teen substance abuse is a serious, persistent challenge for teachers. Learn best practices for detecting and managing teen addiction at FPU.
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Monday, July 26, 2021

Updating Your Digital Art Curriculum

Create a digital art curriculum using Chromebook and a selection of cloud-based apps. Engage your students with fun digital art projects.
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Friday, July 23, 2021

4 Ways to Teach Empathy to Kids

Teaching empathy in the classroom allows students to develop the emotional and cognitive skills they need throughout life. Learn empathy education at FPU.
Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Benefits of Creating a Classroom Website

A classroom website strengthens communication, collaboration and participation between teachers, students and parents. Learn how to create one at FPU.
Friday, July 2, 2021

The Benefits of Physical Activity and Exercise in the Classroom

The benefits of physical activity for children are many, including enhanced academic performance and improved physical, mental and emotional health.
Tuesday, June 29, 2021

How to Create a Kahoot! Lesson Plan

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

The Online Format is Perfect for Advancement Courses for Teachers

With online advancement courses for teachers, educators can expand their skills, grow their networks, and share ideas. Learn online at FPU.
 A young student raises her hand in a virtual classroom using video conferencing tools.
Thursday, May 20, 2021

Video Conferencing in the Classroom

Video conferencing in the classroom is a powerful tool in any teacher’s toolbox. Lean the technology and earn PD credits online at FPU.
Thursday, April 22, 2021

Process Drama and How to Teach Empathy in the Classroom

Process drama is a powerful tool for teaching students empathy. Learn how with FPU's Teaching Empathy: The Human Experience and Process Drama course.