Professional Development
Professional Development Module

Onboarding Course

This course prepares educators to design educational resources and materials with attention to creating equitable and inclusive learning environments.

DEH Onboarding Course
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Content Design Onboarding Microcredential

This course has three modules that focus on Backwards Design, Universal Design for Learning, and Culturally Relevant Pedagogies.

Learn about how to enact backwards design while building equitable and inclusive remote, hybrid, and in-person digital learning environments through the use of culturally relevant pedagogies and universal design for learning frameworks.



Engages in investigations and asking questions without necessarily questioning the structural status quo. Delves into popular culture and provides explorations of powerful images. Tensions are recognized that may result in some discomfort.


Intentional Use of Technology

Technology is used in a purposeful manner that is informed by context and is oriented towards building equitable and inclusive learning environments.

Equitable Practices and Systems

Leading learning and knowledge sharing is mediated through equitable and inclusive dispositions and decision-making processes that promote the success of disenfranchised learners and communities.

Deep and Transformational Learning

The promotion of academic success and transformational ends through a rigorous and integrated process that honors learners and communities as cultural entities and works to change the world to be a more equitable and inclusive place.

Multiple Ways of Knowing and Doing

The knowledge and wisdom of the students, families, and communities are centered in content and materials to promote equitable and inclusive learning experiences.