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Goucher College Online Graduate Courses

Educator’s Institute
Goucher College and BCPS Online Partnership for Graduate Courses

Although the intended audience is listed for each course, all courses are open to Baltimore County Public Schools’ staff. Please link to Educators’ Institute Registration Page to submit your registration. For questions, Contact the Robert S. Welch Center or 410-337-6200.

SUMMER 2019

Regular registration begins April 15 and ends June 3. Late registration for summer courses begins June 4 with a $25 late fee in addition to registration fees. Friday, June 7 is the last day to add or drop a summer course.

All courses for BCPS employees in the BCPS Educator’s Institute end with the numbers 450 or 451.  Please sign up for only these sections to get the BCPS discount. The discount means that BCPS educators pay $300.00 per credit and a $60 registration fee per credit. The cost is paid up front by the educator. BCPS employees may request the reimbursement for which they are eligible by following the process managed by the BCPS Office of Certification.

If you take more than 12.0 graduate credits at Goucher College you must matriculate. That means that you must enroll in a Programs of study. Matriculation is of no cost to you.

 Course
Number    
 Course Name Instructor Dates     Audience
ED 601.450 Theories of Development: A Lifespan Perspective (3credits) Rebecca Woods June 3 - July 11 For Conditionally Certified Teachers
ED 603.450 Personality Development and Self - Esteem (3 credits) Rebecca Woods June 3 - July 11  For ALL Educators 
ED 607.450 Prevention Strategies, Classroom Management and Communication (3 credits)  Kevin Cournoyer June 3 - July 11  For ALL Educators 
ED 631.450 The Social and Psychological Characteristics of At-Risk Learners (3 credits) Tammi Coit June 3 - July 11  For ALL Educators 
ED 634.450 Special Projects/Seminar in At-Risk Students: Suicide Prevention (1.5 credits)  Timothy Hayden June 3 - July 11  Required for School Counselors for Certification renewal. Option for All Educators 
ED 634.451 Special Projects/Seminar in At-Risk Students: Suicide Prevention (3 credits) Timothy Hayden June 3 - July 11  Required for School Counselors for Certification renewal. Option for All Educators (additional course work required for 3 credit version)
ED 636.450 Overview of Reading Intervention Strategies (1.5 credits)  Nancy Perkins June 3 - July 11  For ALL Educators 
ED 637.450 Practicum I: Reading Diagnosis/Instruction (3 credits) Kristin Addleman June 3 - July 11 Prerequisites: ED 625, 626, 638, and 639 (For Reading Specialist Certification)
ED 638A.450 Special Project Seminar in Reading Intervention: Word Identification (1.5 credits)   Darlene Wontrop June 3 - July 11  For ALL Educators 
ED 638B.450 Special Project Seminar in Reading Intervention: Comprehension (1.5 credits)  Nancy Perkins June 3 - July 11 For ALL Educators 
ED 646.450 School Law (3 credits)  Edmund O'Meally June 3 - July 26 Required Course for Administrator I certification. For ALL Educators
ED 656.450 Effective Techniques in Classroom Management and Discipline (1.5 credits)  Susan Shuster June 3 - July 26  For ALL Educators 
ED 658EC.450 Second Language Acquisition, ESOL (3 credits)  Melissa Kanney June 3 - July 11  For ALL Educators 
ED 658EA.450  Methods of Teaching ESOL (3 credits) Melissa Kanney June 3 - July 11  For ALL Educators 
ED 660.450 Reflective Planning - Reflective Teaching (1.5 credits)  Susan Shuster June 3 - July 26 For ALL Educators 
ED 681.450 Curriculum Development in a Multicultural Society (3 credits)  Heather Kutcher June 3 - July 26 Required Course for Administrator I certification 
ED  682S.450  Foundation of Reading and Language Arts: Secondary (3 credits) Michele Murphy June 3 - July 11 Required reading course for certification renewal for secondary educators and special educators at the secondary level 
ED 688.450 Educational Assessment and Diagnosis of Students with Special Needs I (3 credits) David Maimone/Michele Murphy June 3 - July 11  For conditionally certified special educators
ED 690.450 Curriculum Design and Adaptation for Students with Special Needs I (General) (3 credits) Daniel Klinger June 3 - July 11  For conditionally certified special educators. Option for All Educators