Coursera and K1-12 teacher development courses

Edsurge:  “…Some say innovations trickle from top to bottom. Beginning this summer, Coursera will offer K-12 teacher development courses for free, courtesy of partnerships with seven “traditional” ed schools including College of Education at University of Washington, John Hopkins University School of Education, Relay Graduate School of Education and others, along with more recreational institutions like the American Museum of History, The Museum of Modern Art, and the Exploratorium.

 

That means in addition to covering the 101 basics of teaching, classes will allow teachers to explore more niche topics like “Tinkering Fundamentals: Integrating Making Activities into Your STEM Classroom.” (Check out the current list of courses.)…” Read more