Independent study self-paced format online graduate courses for teachers. Earn credits during the school year or summer without time restraints, traveling, or tech hassles. Welcome to the Teacher's Learning Center independent study graduate courses program. TLC is an affiliate of North Dakota State University extended studies program and has been teaching these teacher professional development courses for 8 years (previously with Colorado State University at Pueblo). The TLC program is designed for K-12 teachers and educators who need, or are seeking license renewal and/or pay scale increases for their professional development.
"I would like to personally thank the individual or group who decided to offer courses that were very ideally fitting for educators. I am more excited about these courses than any professional development I have taken in over ten years. Thank you for thinking outside the box and offering courses that sound so fascinating and meaningful." Tina B., Maryland -- Addressing Child Obesity, Eliminating Student Excuses, Please Understand Me: Character and Temperament Types
"Thank you very much, I appreciate your help in getting this to me for timely processing with my district." Christine G., Indiana -- Eliminating Student Excuses
"Thank you for your willingness to e-mail me promptly regarding my questions. I really, really appreciate the format that TLC provided me. I will definitely continue to share my positive experience with fellow staff and hopefully you will see continued fruit from that. I will definitely use TLC again." Darin K., Oregon -- Educating Oppositional and Defiant Children
"Thank you for offering this course. I can say this is the most useful course I have taken..." Kathleen M., Massachusetts -- The Way They Learn
"Great content, ease of working on my own time schedule." Nancy M., New York -- How To Differentiate Instruction For Mixed Ability Classrooms
"Thank you, Joseph. I enjoyed the course immensely. Evals on their way!" Gillian B., California -- Teaching Students Who Struggle With Math
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