Professional Development Offerings

Welcome to TEC's Professional Development Department


The Education Cooperative provides an array of professional learning opportunities for educators, administrators, and other district and school-based staff throughout TEC's member communities and others in the greater Boston area and beyond.


Janet Buerklin, EdD, Professional Development coordinator has developed a variety of courses that qualify for one or two graduate credits in partnership with area colleges and universities. Theses courses cover all curriculum areas and are targeted at elementary, secondary and special educators.





To narrow the course selection list down by category, choose a category in the drop down list and hit apply.

  • Rolling access; NOTE: This is not an "endorsement" course.
    Location: Online
    Status: Open | Cost: $175* -- Note: Before registering for this course, please check with your Central Office Administrator in charge of Professional Development. If this course is being offered by your district for free, registration will be accessed via your district. | Credits: 15 PDPs
    Registration Deadline: December 31, 2020

    Registration is by credit card only: Click here

    Note: This is not an "endorsement" course.

     

  • Rolling access; Web-based and self-paced
    Location: Online
    Status: Open | Cost: $130 for course with pdps; Additional $165 for credit option | Credits: 15 pdps; 1 graduate credit for an additional $165
    Registration Deadline: December 31, 2020

    Registration is by credit card only: Click here

    For Grad Credit:

    Summary of Project/Product Requirements

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  • Rolling access
    Location: Online
    Status: Open | Cost: $175* -- Note: Before registering for this course, please check with your Central Office Administrator in charge of Professional Development. If this course is being offered by your district for free, registration will be accessed via your district. | Credits: 15 PDPs
    Registration Deadline: December 31, 2020

    Registration is by credit card only: Click here

     

     

  • Rolling access, Self Paced
    Location: Online
    Status: Open | Cost: $175 Note: Before registering for this course, please check with your Central Office Administrator in charge of Professional Development. If this course is being offered by your district for free, registration will be accessed via your district. | Credits: 15 PDPs
    Registration Deadline: December 31, 2021

    Registration is by credit card only: Click here

  • SEI Endorsement Courses

    Status: Taking Wait List | Cost: TBD | Credits: TBD
    Registration Deadline: October 31, 2020

     If you would like to be contacted about potential future SEI courses please click here 

  • All K-12 Educators
    July 28- 30, 2020 9:00AM-2:00PM
    Location: TEC Professional Development Center East Walpole
    Status: Open | Cost: $260 TEC Members / $300 Non-TEC Members | Credits: 15 PDPs Optional 1 credit from Worcester State University - $125 - due upon initial registration
    Registration Deadline: July 24, 2020
  • K-12 Physical Educator; all interested educators
    August 18 & 19, 2020 from 8:30 AM- 3:00 PM
    Location: TEC Professional Development Center East Walpole
    Status: Open | Cost: $245 TEC Members / $280 Non-TEC Members | Credits: 13 PDPs Optional 1 credit from Worcester State University - $125 - due upon initial registration
    Registration Deadline: August 16, 2020
  • All K-12 Educators
    Begins August 18, 19, 20, 2020 Face-to-Face 9:00AM-3:30PM; Ends Nov 5 (Online w/ required ZOOM meeting)
    Location: Natick Town Hall & Online
    Status: Open | Cost: $500 TEC Members /$530 Non-TEC Members | Credits: 45 PDPs with an option for 3 graduate credits from Worcester State University - $375
    Registration Deadline: August 1, 2020
  • PreSchool-Grade 8 Special Education Teachers, General Education Teachers, and Administrators
    July 13 - 17, 2020
    Location: Online
    Status: Open | Cost: $275 TEC/EDCO Members/ $320 Non-TEC/ EDCO Members | Credits: 15 PDPs Optional 1 credit from Worcester State University -$125-due upon initial registration
    Registration Deadline: July 10, 2020