Gifted and Talented Endorsement
VirutalSC PD offers coursework for educators to meet the requirements for the gifted and talented endorsement.
|Nature and Needs of Gifted and Talented Students|
Project-Based Learning Endorsement
VirutalSC PD offers coursework for educators to meet the requirements for the project-based learning endorsement.
|Introduction to Project-Based Learning|
R2S Literacy Coaching Endorsement
Please view the prerequisites for the Literacy Coaching Endorsement before registering for any of the following courses.
R2S Literacy Specialist Endorsement
Please view the prerequisites for the Literacy Specialist Endorsement before registering for any of the following courses.
Transformative Educational Practices
VirtualSC PD offers coursework for educators designed to build best practice using research-based methodologies proven effective.
|21st Century Teacher: Authentic Assessment|
|Children of Poverty: The Implications for Learning and Teaching|
|Collaboration in the Digital Classroom|
Online Teaching Endorsement
We offer coursework intended to enhance an educator’s skills and knowledge beyond those that are required for traditional teaching and to prepare the individual to teach classes within an online environment.
|Online Teaching Endorsement|
|Beginner's Guide to Online Instructional Design|
|Effective Online Management|
|ePortfolios and Education|
|Online Awareness: Internet Safety and Digital Citizenship|
Self-Paced Renewal Courses
For the educator who needs to work completely on his/her time, VirtualSC PD offers self-paced renewal courses that you will have 60 consecutive days to complete–whenever, wherever.
Self-Paced South Carolina Teaching Standards 4.0 Rubric
VirtualSC PD offers self paced modules to support educators in The South Carolina Teaching Standards (SCTS) 4.0 rubric, which will be integrated into the Expanded ADEPT Support and Evaluation System beginning in 2018–19 for all classroom-based teachers in districts using the state model for teacher evaluation. These learning modules are worth 20 Renewal Credits.
All VirtualSC PD graduate courses are offered through The College of Charleston on a Pass/Fail basis, and are worth 3 Hours/60 Renewal Credits.
VirtualSC PD’s renewal course offerings are varied to meet the needs of every South Carolina educators. Choose from one of the four course types below!
Read to Succeed
VirtualSC PD offers a series of Read to Succeed courses, supporting the Read to Succeed Act 284 legislation for SC educators.
Facilitated Renewal Courses
VirtualSC PD’s facilitated renewal courses are 7-week courses that begin with an Orientation, and transition into a 6-week study, supported by an Online Facilitator for the duration of the course.