From teacher re-certification courses – online, on-campus, or in your district – to Read to Succeed and Common Core, to workshops and speakers who inspire and strengthen our teaching community, you’ll want to stay tuned in to these ever-changing opportunities for educators.
Gifted and Talented Certification Courses
The Converse College Department of Education and Office of Graduate Studies announces the 2018 gifted endorsement and advanced gifted courses, funded by a gifted grant from the South Carolina Department of Education.
Graduate Education Degree Programs
Whether you’re looking for initial certification or to advance your career with an MEd or EdS degree, Converse offers a variety of affordable online or on-campus degree programs specifically designed to help educators succeed.
Advanced Placement Summer Institute
Get endorsed to teach AP courses with this graduate-credit institute in a convenient, condensed summer format.
Free History Lesson Plans
Brought to you by the Converse History Department and the National Endowment for the Humanities, these downloadable lesson plans offer fresh perspectives on the complex dynamics of the American Revolution in the Southern backcountry.
Read to Succeed Literacy Courses
Whether you are a district interested in contracting with Converse or an individual teacher looking for affordable online literacy courses, Converse can help you fulfill R2S state requirements.
Common core, math education, ELA, graduate credit, and advancement credit offered as 100% online courses. Start anytime and take up to 9 months to complete.
This one-day, free ‘un-conference’ provides educators with professional development through personalized learning experiences and peer networks. Edcamps are developed and hosted by teams of Palmetto State Teachers Association members from South Carolina.