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.
To register now, click here.

  • 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:

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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

     

     

  • K-12 Educators
    Tuesday - Thursday, July 23 - 25, 2019 9:00AM - 2:00PM
    Location: TEC Profession Learning Center, East Walpole
    Status: Open | Cost: $260 TEC Members / $300 Non-TEC Members | Credits: 13.5 PDPs Optional 1 credit from Worcester State University - $125 - due upon initial registration
    Registration Deadline: July 19, 2019
  • Grades 3-5 Classroom Teachers; Math Coaches; SpEd Educators
    August 5 - 9, 2019 (roughly 15 hours) Final project for grad credit of a revised or new math workshop-completed by August 18, 2019 (roughly an additional 15 hours)
    Location: Online
    Status: Open | Cost: $275 TEC Members / $320 Non-TEC Members | Credits: 15 PDPs Optional 1 credit from Worcester State University - $125 - due upon initial registration
    Registration Deadline: August 2, 2019
  • District and school administrators, district technology and data personnel, any educator who works with large sets of data
    August 19, 2019 from 9:00 AM- 3:15 PM
    Location: TEC Professional Development Center East Walpole
    Status: Open | Cost: $175 TEC Members/$200 Non-TEC Members (Lunch will be provided) | Credits: 5.5 Hours of Participation
    Registration Deadline: August 16, 2019
  • K-12 Special Educators, K-3 General Education Teachers, reading Specialists, EL Teachers, Speech & Language Pathologists
    August 12-15 from 8:30AM-3:00PM
    Location: EDCO Collaborative 36 Middlesex Turnpike, Bedford MA
    Status: Open | Cost: $780 TEC/EDCO Members/$940 Non-TEC/EDCO Members 2 optional graduate credits through Fitchburg State University for an additional $245 (payable to FSU) | Credits: 36 PDPs
    Registration Deadline: August 9, 2019
  • All K-12 Classroom Teachers
    Mondays, Sept. 9, 16, 23; October 7, 21, 28; November 4, 18, 25; December 2, 9, 16, 2019 Capstone Session: January 6, 13, 2020 Make-up Sessions: January 27 & February 3, 2020 All sessions meet from 4:00 - 7:00PM
    Location: Dedham Middle School, 70 Whiting Ave., Dedham, MA - Room W208
    Status: Open | Cost: $375 / Dedham Faculty; $450 / All others | Credits: 45 PDPs Optional 3 grad credits from Worcester State University for an additional $225 payable at the first class
    Registration Deadline: September 5, 2019
  • SEI Endorsement Courses

    Status: Taking Wait List | Cost: TBD | Credits: TBD
    Registration Deadline: October 31, 2019

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

  • K-12 Physical Education / Health / Wellness Educators
    Monday - Friday, August 12 - 16, 2019 from 8:30AM - 2:30PM
    Location: TEC Professional Development Center in E. Walpole
    Status: Open | Cost: $385 TEC Members / $435 Non-TEC Members | Credits: 28 PDPs Optional 2 credits from Worcester State University - $250 - due upon initial registration
    Registration Deadline: August 8, 2019