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.
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.
|ePortfolios and Education|
|Online Awareness: Internet Safety and Digital Citizenship|
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|
|Applications of Project-Based Learning in Curriculum and Instructions|
|Practicum in 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.
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!
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.
|Cognitive Neuroscience – 60 renewal credits|
|ESOL: Introduction to Teaching English Learners – 60 renewal credits|
|History of Mathematics – 60 renewal credits|
|Using Google for the 21st Century Classroom – 40 renewal credits|
Read to Succeed
VirtualSC PD offers a series of Read to Succeed courses, supporting the Read to Succeed Act 284 legislation for SC educators.
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.
Transformative Educational Practices
VirtualSC PD offers coursework for educators designed to build best practice using research-based methodologies proven effective.