Free annual online professional development courses, MOOCs, webinars, conferences, and workshops. Donations welcome.
Asynchronous (Learning and Content Management Systems) and
Synchronous (ZOOM, WizIQ, Congrea, Google Meet and other live
online realtime) learning platforms
Evaluating Online Courses is a free 4-week online course that
includes evaluating and measuring the layout, instructional
design, learning outcomes, and student feedback of online courses
and programs for the purpose of improvement.
Participants will learn about criteria involved in evaluating
online courses. They will use action research to evaluate and
measure their online learning courses and programs. Participants
will be introduced to blended and fully online courses, action
research projects, including problem statements and purpose of
evaluating online courses, literature review, research design,
data collection, data analyses, oral presentations and written
reports so they can evaluate their online courses.
We need to remember that learning and teaching online is
not only about creating and sharing assignments online. It's also
about human interactions.” Nellie Deutsch, Ed.D
Remote communication is very important in our lives. We
can't always be physically available for our students,
colleagues, business associates, and our loved ones.
Live Online Virtual Engagement (LOVE) is an annual 4-week
free online course that takes place in August. The aim of the
course is to provide you with practical know-how on how to
connect and interact with your students, family,
business associates, colleagues, and others in a live online
class. You will learn how to use ZOOM, MeritHub, GoBrunch,
Congrea, Google Meet, Jitsi, and Microsoft Team.
Dr. Nellie Deutsch will discuss free platforms and tools you can
use to engage your audience.
Many teachers both experienced and new to remote learning may be
wondering how to engage students online. This free online course
is for educators to learn what they can do with their
students during lock down or in addition to their regular
face-to-face or fully online classes. The annual free online
course takes place from October 1-31. Registration begins on
Participants will create team or individual courses using 6
asynchronous (Canvas, Moodle, Schoology, Google Classroom,
EdModo) and practice tools that engage learners.
Teach and Engage Learners Online (TAELO) is a team time-based
peering learning course. Registration starts on September 25 of
each year. The duration of the course is 4 weeks. Participants
will create courses using 5 asynchronous and 7 synchronous
The recordings of the ZOOM meetings will be available on
You can subscribe and watch the following playlist for videos on
how to teach online with free tools