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:

    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

     

     

  • All K-12 Classroom teachers
    July 23-25, 2019 9:00Am-2:00PM
    Location: TEC Professional Learning Center, East Walpole
    Status: Open | Cost: $260/TEC Members; $300/Non-TEC Members | Credits: 13.5 PDPs; 1 grad credit from Worcester State University for an additional $125, payable at the first session
    Registration Deadline: July 19, 2019
  • All Interested Teachers
    Module 1, Thursday, February 28, 4PM - 7PM; Module 6, Thursday, May 9, 4PM - 7PM
    Location: Two face-to-face sessions at Natick Town Hall, 13 East Central Street, Natick, MA & Online
    Status: Open | Cost: $200; FREE - IF YOU COMPLETE THIS COURSE and DESIGN YOUR OWN COURSE THAT RUNS IN SUMMER 2019 (contingent on sufficient enrollment). Refunds will be awarded with confirmation that your course is running; FREE for Natick Staff members | Credits: 45 PDPs
    Registration Deadline: February 15, 2019
  • K-8 Classroom Teachers
    March 19, 26; April 9, 23, 30; May 14, 2019 4PM-6:30PM
    Location: Mass Audubon's Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary 280 Eliot St (Rte 16) Natick MA
    Status: Open | Cost: $275/TEC Members; $320/All Others | Credits: 15 PDPs; 1 grad credit from Worcester State University for an additional $125 payable at the first session
    Registration Deadline: March 15, 2019
  • There is currently one SEI Teacher Endorsement Course running

    SEI Endorsement Courses

    Location: Natick
    Status: Open | Cost: See Registration Flyers for Details | Credits: 3 Optional Graduate Credits
    Registration Deadline: January 2, 2019

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