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Brain-Based Learning Strategies


Gain the knowledge, understanding, and strategies needed to create brain-friendly classrooms.


Earn Credits

3 Grad Credits ($445 )

Non-Credit PD ($245)

45 TX CPEs ($245)

From Anywhere

Desktop + Mobile

At Your Pace

45 hours (self-paced)

6 months to complete

Next Classroom Opens

Fall 2019

Course Description

Do you ever wonder how your students’ brains work? How can you better reach your students with your teaching? How do emotions affect your success and theirs? Have you ever wondered what brain-based teaching really is or does?

The human brain is highly complex. It’s the source of emotion, thinking and behavior. The goal of this course is to provide classroom educators like you with the knowledge, latest brain research, and methodologies needed to unlock the mysteries of student brains and conduct effective teaching with the brain in mind. This course will help you:

  • Uncover how the brain works and develops.
  • Apply brain-based learning strategies that work.
  • Understand how the social brain learns.
  • Cultivate your students’ emotional intelligence, enhance their memory and retention, and positively impact their success.
  • Create a brain-friendly classroom for all learners.

Credit Approval Information

While you should always follow any pre-approval requirements in your district, we help educators across the country earn advancement on their district’s salary scale and meet their relicensing needs. This course has been pre-approved by the Texas Education Agency, and graduate-level credit is offered through Colorado State University – Pueblo.

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How The Course Works

Self-Paced | Online | 6 Months To Complete


Explore impactful research-proven classroom strategies, and uncover which ones work best for you.



Safer than real-world testing. Reflective journaling and 4 learning projects guide you to apply what you learn.



24/7 available Professional Learning Community (PLC) where you can interact with course peers and instructors.



Earn grad-level credits or non-credit PD hours to meet your salary advancement and recertification requirements.


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