Participating Universities in the "Expert Systems for Teachers"(R) Series
for the Development of Highly-Qualified and Highly-Effective Educators
Fully paid tuition grant: Participating universities offering over 100 subject-specific online courses designed to prepare teachers for new assignments, particularly for teachers without a collegiate major or minor in the specific subject assigned are linked below. Each course is designed to prepare a teacher to be not only highly-qualified but also set them on a path to be highly-effective with new assignments. Tuition may be paid through your school or district allocation of Title 1, 2a or 5 funds or other professional development budgets. Speak to your Federal Funds Office about the availability of these funds to pay for your tuition. Note: to be awarded CEU's or in-service points/hours for recertification in the any of these courses and highly-qualified status a teacher must pass appropriate district or state endorsed content mastery and/or subject-area test, fees for which are included as an option in the online course tuition.
University of Chicago Laboratory Schools faculty members have served as
Academic Review Boards for Teaching Point course
Doug Matthews, President of Teaching Point is a graduate of the University Chicago Lab Schools.