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LEAF Institute for Blended and Online Learning

Preparing Educators for Successful Transition to Blended and Online Learning Formats

LEAF, Inc., in partnership with PLS 3rd Learning, is proud to present a series of professional development courses for district leaders and teachers. Each online course is grounded in current research and best practices, preparing district-wide teams to lead online learning programs for students.

Institute participants will:

  • Engage in fully facilitated and highly interactive online classes, led by experienced online instructors

  • Attain the skills and knowledge necessary to implement a successful blended and online program

  • Earn hours towards the 175-hour PD requirement

Courses for Administrators:

  • Leading Successful Blended and Online Learning Initiatives

  • Leading Blended and Online Teachers

Courses for Teachers:

  • Online Teaching: Fundamentals of Instructional Design

  • Online Teaching: Fundamentals of Instruction


$450 per administrator course / $750 per teacher course

For more information or to register, please visit or contact Kelly Masline, Director of LEAF, Inc. at 518/694-4880 or for more information.



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