Course Formats:

Professional Development Classes

                           WHENEVER YOU NEED THEM,

                                            IN THE FORMAT YOU CHOOSE!

College Credit Connection, LLC (CCC) offers teachers and other professionals the opportunity to earn graduate-level credits through Vanguard University of Southern California, which is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). Each semester credit earned is equivalent to 15 hours. These professional development courses are provided for professional development, salary step advancement, and recertification

Learn in the format you like, at your own pace, and at an affordable cost (as low as $89/unit).

Watch an Introduction to College Credit Connection for more information.

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In cooperation with Annenberg and ACI, CCC is pleased to offer graduate credit for Prof Development courses. Watch selected videos and complete the course work at your own pace and at any location.
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Attend courses in an instructor-led interactive face-to-face classroom at times accommodating your teaching schedule to gain graduate credit.
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CCC has collaborated with ASCD to offer graduate credit for a wide variety of professional development courses offered in this on-line format, offering flexibility in location and time.
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This is an adaptable learning format for learners to gain university credit as they choose a subject or book that is of interest to them as well as beneficial for their classroom or organization.
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This is a creative and unique opportunity for learners to gain university credit as they implement their CURRENT and PREVIOUS Conference experiences to further their learning and to enhance
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This is a creative and unique opportunity for teachers to gain university credit as they implement their Current and Previous Professional Development Courses/CEU's or their Previous Leadership Experi
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What's New

Attention returning students:  Your 1098T Tax Forms for 2016 are now available on your account page.  Please log in and you will find a link to your form in the MESSAGE section.




EDUX6682 Designing Assessments for Higher-Order Thinking (1, 2, or 3 units)

EDUX6683 Enhancing Teaching with Technology (1, 2, or 3 units)

EDUX6684 FIT Teaching in Action for Instructional Leaders (1, 2, or 3 units)

EDUX6685 FIT Teaching in Action: Learning to Use the Framework for Intentional and Targeted Teaching (1, 2, or 3 units)

EDUX6686 Grading Smarter, Not Harder (1, 2, or 3 units)

EDUX6687 Guiding Student Research Projects: Grades 6-12 (1, 2, or 3 units)

EDUX6688 Questioning for Classroom Discussion: Grades 6–12 (1, 2, or 3 units)

EDUX6689 Sparking Student Creativity: Practical Applications and Strategies (1, 2, or 3 units)

EDUX6690 Teaching the Core Skills of Listening and Speaking (1, 2, or 3 units)

EDUX6691 Turning High-Poverty Schools into High-Performing Schools (1, 2, or 3 units)

EDUX7786 Whole Brain Teaching: Multisensory Instruction (3 units)

EDUX7787 Growth Mindset: Achieving Academic Success (3 units)

EDUX7788 Providing Effective Feedback to Your Students (3 units)

EDUX7789 Multiple Intelligences in the Classroom (3 units)

EDUX7790 Engaging Learners Through Ar tEducation (3 units)

EDUX7791 Authentic and Immersive Foreign Language Teaching (3 units)

2)      Our CERTIFICATE PROGRAM is a great opportunity for teachers to demonstrate their expertise in a concentrated field of study.  The Certificate Program may be used to develop professional skills, advance careers, and improve practice.  Click on the CERTIFICATE tab above to learn more!


3)     We are continuing to add new online and Face-to-Face classes in COMMON CORE STANDARDS and DIFFERENTIATED INSTRUCTION.  Please check for new listings.

4)  Use your COMMON CORE CURRICULUM TRAINING hours to gain college credit to move across your salary scale. Whether you have received previous training or wish to take professional development classes ... you can use your training hours for graduate credit!  

5)     Our BOOK STUDIES classes are listed under the Independent Study format.  These classes offer unique and flexible ways to learn and earn college credit at the same time. Many books are listed, or choose your own.


6)     Attend a CONFERENCE and utilize the time toward earning college credit. Previous Conference attendance is also valid. Easy!


7)     Professionals are raving about the classes we offer with our partnership with Amen Clinics, Inc. (ACI) based on Brain Research by the renowned work of Dr. Daniel Amen. 


8)     TESTIMONIALS. Click on the TESTIMONIALS link on the center of the page (above) to read what other teachers are saying about CCC.  Please share your experiences as well.


9)     Check out our video for an introduction to CCC: Introduction to College Credit Connection.  

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