Earn graduate level credit. Gain confidence.
Learn to integrate technology in your classroom.
Fresno Pacific University offers professional development courses that teach real skills you can apply in your classroom immediately. With FPU you’ll meet rigorous curriculum requirements, state certification standards and earn graduate level credit in a convenient online format. Are you ready to get excited about what you can do with new technology tools in your classroom? Even if you are very familiar with the latest technology, knowing how experts apply it to the classroom is a valuable skill.
Our courses on technology in the classroom help you develop those skills needed to most effectively use the latest technology to enhance learning experiences for your students. You’ll develop expertise on how to integrate new software and applications into your lesson plans, and how to guide young learners through deeper investigation on their own.
Technology is already part of a young learner’s life. As a teacher, you can help them use that technology to enhance their learning now and prepare for a future that is sure to include technology no matter what path they take.
Choose your technology course. Complete any time within the next year.
START WITH THESE POPULAR TECHNOLOGY COURSES
- All Things Google - TEC 957
- Google Drive for Educators - TEC 959
- The Flipped Classroom - TEC 982
- The Chromebook Classroom - TEC 994
- Google Certified Educator Level I - TEC 999
- All Things Video: Open Source - TECH 900
- Teaching with Immersive Technology - TECH 906
In addition to individual technology courses, Fresno Pacific offers certificates in technology including the Classroom Technology Integration Certificate, Digital Innovator Certificate and Technology Skills for Educators Certificate. As you complete individual courses, explore how these can meet the requirements for a certificate.
WHY CHOOSE FPU FOR
Online convenience makes it easy to complete your credits and learn at your convenience. Increase your skills while still working a full-time job.
Enroll in courses 24/7/365 and take up to an entire year to complete the course without any need to visit the Fresno Pacific University campus.
Experience FPU’s supportive online environment. Instructors are available to answer questions, give feedback on implemented ideas and provide general guidance.
Unlike single-day or weekend workshops, FPU’s courses dive deeper into specific topics and give time for teacher practice, engagement and reflection.
Course instructors at FPU are veteran teachers with classroom experience and advanced degrees who are instrumental in the development of engaging courses.
Professional development courses help you earn certifications and salary increases. Some districts offer thousands of dollars per year for taking courses.
"I'm wrapping up my assignments in this awesome class and enjoy reflecting on all that I have learned. Especially ways that teachers can consume much less paper... allowing teachers to access student results anywhere they have a computer rather than toting around a large stack of papers to grade."
"After completing this class, I have more confidence in using Chromebooks with my students. I especially enjoyed being able to develop actual lessons that can be used right away in my classroom. Through this course, I now have lessons that will benefit my students' learning immediately."