BC3 currently offers two non-credit courses that meet ACT 48 requirements.
ACT 48 requires all persons holding Pennsylvania professional educator certification to complete continuing educational requirements every five years in order to maintain their certificates as active.
Please be sure to fill out an ACT 48 Participant Data Form and submit to Christine Coblentz in the Continuing Education department. Please use the address listed at the bottom of the form. This form is to be used for those taking credit classes and/or the two approved non-credit ACT 48 courses.
Prezi - ACT 48
Prezi is a new, web-based presentation tool that uses a map layout and shows contextual relationships by zooming, turning and displaying 3D images. Use Prezi to develop an interactive multimedia presentation, import an existing PowerPoint presentation and store them in the "cloud". Use Prezi in your classroom to get the attention of your students and teach them the technology! Teachers will develop and/or upgrade the skills necessary or required for PA Certified Elementary, Middle and High School Classrooom Teachers. This course is ACT 48 Approved upon completion and records are maintained by BC3.
Date: June 2, 2015 6:00-9:30 p.m.
Integrating Social Media in the Classroom - ACT 48
Integrating social media in the classroom enhances the learning environment for teachers and students. Learn how to construct a learning community within Facebook and Twitter to increase student engagement and allow students to connect with faculty and classmates. Teachers will develop and/or upgrade the skills necessary or required for PA Certified Elementary, Middle and High School Classroom Teachers. This course is ACT 48 Approved upon completion and records are maintained by BC3.
Date: June 9, 2015 from 6:00-9:30 p.m.
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Tracie Nehilla, Coordinator - Certificate Programs & Professional Education
724-287-8711 ext. 8171
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724-287-8711 ext. 8290