Courses for K-12 Educators

As the largest provider of continuing education credits for teachers in Washington State, SPU's Center for Professional Education is focused on the current needs of K-12 educators.

Clock HoursProfessional Graduate-Level Credits NAEYC Participants

Far-Flung Field Experience Supervision: We Come to You!

You might not know that our endorsement program field supervisors travel state-wide to provide pedagogical collaboration. Could your campus be our next destination? 

Classroom Reflections: Appreciating the Off-Beat

Dr. Pete Renn, Director of CPE, reflects on a year in his classroom when a bovine-themed board took on a life of its own and helped him remember to appreciate the off-beat joys of classroom life. 

 

 

A Librarian's Perspective: Why we need the Library Media Endorsement Program

SPU supervisor Kate Shelby-Martin shares her perspective on PESB's decision to return Library Media to the "Program + Test" Endorsement Track. 

 

 

Testimonials

"Reflection on practice bolsters my ability to consider each student from a holistic perspective by taking into account the various aspects students need to accomplish their greatest level of success."
Eric Levine
2015-16 ProTeach Candidate

 

"Some teachers started the support course with the feeling of obligation, but left with the feeling of having become a better educator through the intense reflection that happens because of the course."
Veronica West
M.Ed, SPU ProTeach Facilitator

 

"Even excellent teachers have areas to grow, and participating in Field Experience can help educators explore these areas, then build skills addressing specific needs."
Molly Evans, 
SPU Field Experience Supervisor