Online Teaching Endorsement Self-Directed - Foundations of Online Instruction (Course 1) (END21048)

Credits: 5 / Tuition: $350 / Non Middle Ga RESA Fee: $400.00 / No Show Fee: $0.00
Status: ONLINESD / Current Applicants: 4

Course Description
Middle Georgia RESA GaPSC approved Online Teaching Endorsement for a total of 15 PLUs. The target audience for this course is professional educators who desire to enter the world of online teaching and learning. This program endeavors to abide by and provide expertise in accordance with PSC rule 505-3-.85 
The purpose of this course is an orientation to the highly interactive online classroom. This course is the first of three courses in the MGRESA Online Teaching Endorsement.

As a result of course mastery, candidates will know and be able to do the following:
  • To experience the wealth of possibilities available through online courses
  • To acquire authentic knowledge about the characteristics of online learners
  • To observe the techniques used to build the capacity of online learners to independent growth and group collaboration
  • To participate in the various online activities available to online participants
  • To develop practical working knowledge in using a Learning Management System (LMS)
***Note: Students are not required for this course.    
You have up to 12 weeks from your start date to complete the class. 

Enrollment must be approved and submitted by Professional Learning Coordinator.  Please click on the following link to print and complete the Endorsment Application Form needed for approval.    
Endorsement Application    Please have your Professional Learning Coordinator sign this form.  Also, attach a copy of your Teaching Certificate and scan and email to: or (Fax to 478-988-7176).

In addition to the paper application, registration must also be submitted online.  Scroll down to start your application below.

Class Notes
Candidates must begin course on or before March 5th.  Exceptions will be made on a case by case basis to start at a later date.  However, it is the candidates responsibility to be finished by May 28th.
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Registration Policy:

Registration for courses must be received online prior to the registration deadline. Space is limited and is based on first come, first serve basis. Your registration status will remain pending until we receive the registration fee and approval from your system Professional Learning Coordinator. The registration fee must be submitted immediately. We currently accept credit cards (except American Express), cash, checks, or money orders.  If mailing your fee, please make payable to Middle Georgia RESA and send to:   

Middle Georgia RESA
Attn: Christina Pearson
80 Cohen Walker Drive, B-228
Warner Robins, GA  31088

For Substitute Teacher Training, we only accept cash or debit/credit cards (except American Express).

Registration Fees are posted for each course.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation for any course must be received prior to the registration deadline. Registration fees are refundable only if cancellation is received by the registration deadline. Any cancellations received after the deadline will not be accepted and fees will not be returned. If cancellation is not made and registrant does not attend the course, the status will be "No Show" and payment will still be required.