Graduate & PD Courses
Social Justices in Latin American Contexts for Teachers 5 -12
This course study a variety of topics related to Social Justice in the context of Latin American Nations. Topics such as Race, Gender, Education, Immigration, National Debt and Climate Change will be the major focus of this class. Using films, videos, readings and popular culture this class explores the major representations of inequalities and the major theoretical work that addresses current important discussions related to this topic. These topics will be presented with an introductory theoretical discussion and will be complemented with a movie, video or documentary that illustrates how these dynamics work in different Latin America countries. The material presented in class will be based on historical events and, as part of the discussion, the participants will develop different lessons and class dynamics they can use in the classroom. The purpose of the course is to enhance the comprehension of these topics and the historical background that has influenced them in Latin America. Situations such as colonization, foreign interventions and national debt will illustrate a broader picture of specific sources of marginalization that some communities of he area face and the way they theorize their possible solutions.
Educators Academy instructors are all native speakers with high credentials and excellent standards. Although our courses are usually organized on an eight week schedule, teachers may obtain an automatic extension catered to their needs within one year limit.
Graduate Courses for degree completion, professional development, re-certification or salary advancement.
Courses taken for Colorado State University – Pueblo (CSU-Pueblo) earn graduate credits which can transfer to graduate degree program or count for the 12 credit option for professional licensure in Massachusetts.
Teachers will obtain 3 graduate credits and professional development points (67.5) upon completion of our graduate courses.
Professional Development Points for French and Spanish Teachers
Educators Academy is an approved Professional Development Provider by Massachusetts Department of Education for Secondary and Elementary (DESE).
Teachers can choose to take our graduate courses to obtain a certificate of completion for Professional Development Points only. MA DESE will convert a 3-credit graduate course into 67.5 PDPs (1 semester hour = 22.5 PDPs)
67.5 Professional Development Points - $399
3 Fully Transferable Graduate credits / 67.5 PDPs - $649
2024 Spring Semester Course Registration
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** Withdrawals and Refund Policy **
A student is entitled to a refund of tuition according to the following schedule:
Withdrawals received by end of the first week of course Full Refund*
Withdrawals received in the second week of the course 50% Refund
Withdrawals received after the second week of the course No Refund
* If a student downloaded more than 30% of the class material, a full refund cannot be made.
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