The Center for STEM and Digital Learning is proud to offer opportunities for teachers to distinguish themselves as advanced users of digital tools in the classroom.
Certificates are comprised of learning workshops that are intended to build skills to implement tools into regular core instruction. Each certificate is a learning opportunity that allows teachers to dive deeper into STEM and digital tools.
Teachers have the opportunity to earn certificates in Google, Canvas, MasteryConnect, Nearpod, Adobe, and Common Sense Media. Each certificate is eligible for a $200 stipend and 1 USBE credit that can be used as an elective toward the Ed Tech Endorsement.
These programs are funded by the Digital Teaching and Learning Grant. Apply now!
Google Certified Educator
If you're an educator who knows how to use Google tools in the classroom, Google certifications prove your proficiency. Through our certification courses, Jordan District teachers can work toward Google Educator certifications. Google Certifications begins September 17, 2019, and runs through December 31, 2019. Course can be taken online with optional workshops Tuesday evenings.
- Apply Now for Level 1
- **Level 2 by invitation**
This certificate is designed for Jordan educators to show competency in Canvas. The final project will be to create a Canvas classroom that includes blended learning activities. Course is held Wednesday evenings.
Sept. 11 - Oct. 30, 2019
Distinguish yourself as a Nearpod Certified Educator. Here you will learn all the basics of Nearpod and the final project will result in your being name a Nearpod Certified Educator.
Course can be taken online with optional workshops Tuesday evenings.
Oct.1 - Nov. 12, 2019
Common Sense Certificate
Common Sense Media certification is available in order to promote and support the safe and appropriate use of digital tools within Jordan School District.
This program will be under the direction of school Digital Teacher Leaders