UMass Lowell's
College of Education / PLTW Partnership

Attention Teachers!

Earn Graduate Credit for Completing PLTW Core Training

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Earn graduate-level credit at a reduced rate for your Project Lead The Way Core Training. UMass Lowell's College of Education course EDUC.5320 Inquiry and Interactions in Science offers you the opportunity to expand your PLTW training into graduate-level credit. PLTW core training can be completed at any PLTW hub. Choose to register for any of the following topics:

Winter 2021 Courses: December 28 - January 17

Day / Time Tuition
Inquiry and Interactions Seminar: STEM Education Engineering1
EDUC.5320-PL1
TBD $798
Inquiry and Interactions Seminar: STEM Education Engineering2
EDUC.5320-PL2
TBD $798
Inquiry and Interactions Seminar: STEM Education Engineering3
EDUC.5320-PL3
TBD $798
Inquiry and Interactions Seminar: STEM Education Computer Science1
EDUC.5320-PL4
TBD $798
Inquiry and Interactions Seminar: STEM Education Computer Science2
EDUC.5320-PL5
TBD $798
Inquiry and Interactions Seminar: STEM Education Computer Science3
EDUC.5320-PL6
TBD $798
Inquiry and Interactions Seminar: Middle Grades STEM Education1
EDUC.5320-PL7
TBD $798
Inquiry and Interactions Seminar: Middle Grades STEM Education2
EDUC.5320-PL8
TBD $798
Inquiry and Interactions Seminar: Middle Grades STEM Education3
EDUC.5320-PL9
TBD $798
Inquiry and Interactions Seminar: STEM Education Biomedical Science
EDUC.5320-PL10
TBD $798
Inquiry and Interactions Seminar: STEM Education Biomedical Sci2
EDUC.5320-PL11
TBD $798
Inquiry and Interactions Seminar: STEM Education Biomedical Sci3
EDUC.5320-PL12
TBD $798

Up to 6 graduate credits you earn can be applied to UMass Lowell's Online Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction: Science Education Option, which is designed to help K-12 teachers enhance their school's science curriculum and learn about new pedagogical techniques that can be used to improve science learning in their classrooms.

You will receive 3 graduate credits from UMass Lowell when you complete the following:

  • 10-day high school Core Training course or Gateway courses that include 10 days of training
  • Reflection paper
  • Sample pedagogy project

In order to earn 3 graduate credits from UMass Lowell, you will need to complete the PLTW course(s) (confirmed by submission of certificates) and submit your reflection paper and sample pedagogy project.

Cost Per Credit Hour

$266 per credit hour (normal rate is $470 per credit hour)

How to Apply

- The application fee is waived.

To apply, click here and fill out the course registration form. Once registered, you will receive an invoice and payment will be due upon receipt.

Questions?

For more information, please contact:

Sharon Subreenduth
978-934-4638
Sharon_Subreenduth@uml.edu