Certificate Program Listing: Teaching & Learning Today

We offer the following certificate program courses related to Teaching & Learning Today:

Details about each of these certificate program courses is below.


  • An Efficient and Effective Approach to Planning Instruction and Assessment for All

    Successful instruction and assessment requires a thoughtful plan that considers issues of equity and inclusivity with intention, and sets high expectations for achievement. The goal of this module is to become more efficient in our approach to planning and more effective at creating opportunities for student learning that reflect the rich diversity of interests and learning styles in a particular school community. This module explores how to engage with big ideas and student interests to design instructional and assessment unit plans that lead to inclusive and engaging classrooms.

    Candidates will work through the process of:

  • Planning in principles of equity and inclusivity
  • Clustering and deconstructing expectations
  • Writing meaningful learning goals and correlated success criteria
  • Thinking about mini-lessons and a diverse array of instructional strategies
  • Preparing authentic, descriptive feedback and opportunities for diverse assessment
  • Engaging in collaborative inquiry
  • Course Fee: $225 + $29.25 = 254.25

    Cancellation Policy: Withdrawals are effective on the date signed withdrawal notice is received and course fees refunded subject to $50 non-refundable amount. No withdrawals or refunds after start date.

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  • Creating an Inquiry Based Classroom

    This 25 hour module will help teachers develop a clear understanding of how to incorporate inquiry practices into their classrooms.

    Teachers will learn to create provocations to engage a variety of learners from K-12 and invite them into a classroom that values inquiry-based learning. Learn how to create purposeful activities/lessons specifically for your grade/division that invite and support student driven questions. Align activities with curriculum expectations and inquiry competencies to help promote a student centered approach to learning. Discover how to foster the voice of each student in the class while finding manageable ways to assess the creative work that is being done. Open your classroom and invite the world of wonder that exists beyond the walls of your classroom.

    Course Fee: $225 + $29.25 = 254.25

    Cancellation Policy: Withdrawals are effective on the date signed withdrawal notice is received and course fees refunded subject to $50 non-refundable amount. No withdrawals or refunds after start date.

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  • Pedagogical Documentation To Enhance Formative Assessment This 25 hour module helps educators within an elementary and secondary setting develop a deeper understanding of pedagogical documentation and engaging in it as a formative assessment of learning. Pedagogical Documentation is the process of observing, documenting and individually and/or collaboratively interpreting a series of student learning experiences. This cyclical process of documentation, critical reflection and engagement with learners allows for student learning, experience and voice to become an integral component of the classroom. Pedagogical documentation as a form of assessment allows educators to delve deeper into the process of learning, challenge their perceptions and become responsive to the learners within their classroom.

    Course Fee: $225 + $29.25 = 254.25

    Cancellation Policy: Withdrawals are effective on the date signed withdrawal notice is received and course fees refunded subject to $50 non-refundable amount. No withdrawals or refunds after start date. Find out more about Pedagogical Documentation To Enhance Formative Assessment...

  • School Leadership for Excellence and Equity

    Program Overview

    Are you an administrator, teacher leader or community leader interested in inquiring about how equity practices, particularly culturally relevant and anti-oppressive leadership, can enhance the achievement, engagement, and well-being of historically marginalized students? This collaborative inquiry engages co- learners in exploring the context of equity in Ontario schools and developing an anti-oppressive approach to leadership in order to work toward concrete strategies for supporting high levels of achievement and well-being for all students.

    Course Fee: $225 + $29.25 = 254.25

    Cancellation Policy: Withdrawals are effective on the date signed withdrawal notice is received and course fees refunded subject to $50 non-refundable amount. No withdrawals or refunds after start date.

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