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Professional Growth Plan (PGP) Courses

Vegas PBS Professional Growth Plan (PGP) Courses

Vegas PBS Professional Growth Plan (PGP) Courses  

  • Vegas PBS is an approved Institution of Higher Education (IHE) and has many programs tailored for teachers working on their PGP.

  • A minimum of 225 CUs is needed for column movement.

  • Each CU translates into 180 minutes of clock time.

 

Professional growth opens doors.

Licensed educators have the ability to develop personalized growth plans to renew their licenses, receive salary advancement, expand professional knowledge and increase technical competency.

Each approved professional growth activity is assigned a number of contact units (CUs), based on the time required to complete the activity outside of a regular work day. Each CU translates into three hours. A minimum of 225 CUs, or 675 hours, are needed for column movement.

Vegas PBS offers trusted, high-quality professional growth opportunities through three convenient online courses: GOAL, TeacherLine and (PDE).

 

Global Online Advanced Learning (GOAL) provides thousands of online classes. Selected classes must be substantially related to the educator’s licensed assignment or growth goal.

  • 1.5 GOAL credits = 8 CUs

 

Vegas PBS TeacherLine offers graduate-level online courses. Selected classes must be reflected on a transcript, be at least a 200-level course and be related to the educator’s licensed assignment or growth goal.

  • 1, 2 or 3 credits = 8, 16 or 24 CUs

 

Professional Development Education (PDE) provides hands-on multimedia technology training during the school year.

  • 1 PDE = 5 CUs

 

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