TEACH YOUR heart OUT

2019 Dates 

Minneapolis | October 2-3, 2019

San Diego |October 4-5, 2019

San Antonio | October 4-5, 2019

2020 Dates

Toronto | July 2-3, 2020

Earn 1, 2, 3 or more graduate-level semester units as a follow-up to attending any conference, workshop or training provided by Teach Your Heart Out. Attendance/participation is a pre-requisite to the course enrollment(s).

1 Graduate-Level Unit = $62

2 Graduate-Level Units = $124

3 Graduate-Level Units = $ 186

The units offered are post-baccalaureate, graded, graduate-level semester units, provided directly through the University of the Pacific, University College. They are specifically designed to meet the needs of educators for Salary Advancement and Recertification. These Professional Development Courses are for participants who are NOT pursuing an advanced degree at University of the Pacific. The units are acceptable where local districts approve and applicable to state licensing where authorized.  All participants are responsible to determine acceptability of these units for their intended use. University of the Pacific is fully accredited by WASC.

Prior to registering, please carefully read over the requirements, submission process, etc.

Step 1

Attend a TYHO Workshop/Conference

(Complete a Reflection Paper/Time-Log)

Step 2

Email your Coursework

(Choose your submission date)

Step 3

Earn Graduate-Level Units

(University of the Pacific)

Course Overview/Requirements
Coursework Submission

There are only two requirements for the awarding of units:

1. Self-Created Time Log

Create a PDF, JPEG, or Word Document including a self-created time log documenting the time you spend creating curriculum, activities, projects, strategies, or techniques inspired by TYHO. Creating your own log gives you the freedom of documenting all the time and effort you have dedicated to completing your coursework requirements. Your log must be specific and include dates and accomplishments. For each Graduate-Level Unit, document 15 hours of involvement. All your coursework participation must be away from professional paid hours.

Whether your spend time attending the conference sessions, brainstorming new ideas, creating new curriculum, researching, reading, typing your reports, reviewing TYHO materials/resources or composing notes at the conference, you are able to document all the professional time that you have invested enhancing your professional growth. You may also log previous dates and times if you have developed similar teaching techniques or activities as those that were presented at the conference. 

2. Narrative Report:

Type a 3-page, single-spaced narrative report summarizing the overall experience of creating and/or developing new ideas inspired by the conference. You may modify, change or adapt any ideas to meet your professional needs. The culminating goal of this report is to demonstrate how you have enhanced and empowered your professional development. 

1 Graduate-Level Unit  =  3 page narrative report

2 Graduate-Level Units=  6 page narrative report

3 Graduate-Level Units=  9 page narrative report

Click here for your Narrative Report Requirements.

Your coursework can be submitted up to 6 months from registering and extensions are always granted upon request. You may also submit your coursework earlier if needed. The true course ending date that will appear on your official transcript will reflect the date your coursework was received.

Your completed coursework should be saved as a PDF, JPEG or Word Document and include the following:

 

1. Title page with your Last name, First name, Course Number and Title, Number of Units, last 4 digits of SSN and Course Beginning/Ending date.

2. Self-created time-log documenting 15 hours per unit with dates and accomplishments. Include the total number of hours calculated for all

coursework. (see log sample below)​

Log Sample:

Date

Objective

Hours

4/21

4/23

5/10

5/13         

6/22

7/16

7/17

Organized and typed notes from Workshop Session

Reviewed notes/materials from the workshop session

Created new curriculum and projects incorporating new technology ideas

Collaborated with colleagues to share new technology ideas

Created and constructed new learning activities

Typed 3-page narrative report for my first unit

Read resource materials suggested from workshop

1.5

1.5

4

1

4

3

1

Total hours of involvement: 15 hours per unit

​E-mail your completed coursework as an attachment to:

coursework@teacherfriendly.com

Please include in the subject line "Coursework Submission"​​

3. Narrative report(s) summarizing how you have enhanced your professional growth.

Grading and Transcripts

After submitting your coursework, you will receive a confirmation by email notifying you that your coursework was received and in grading process. Please allow one to two business days to receive your confirmation.​ 

Within 4-6 weeks from receiving your grading confirmation, you will receive a letter grade on an unofficial transcript from the Registrar's Office at University of the Pacific/University College by regular mail. The unofficial transcript will include instructions to request an Official Transcript. Provisions for rushed or expedited transcripts are also available upon request. For any question regarding grades and transcripts, unit information, coursework submission, or extensions, please call us at 1(949) 646-9696 (T, W, TH; 8am-12pm, Pacific Time), or email us at info@teacherfriendly.com for a quick response.

Register Today!

It's simple...
 
Step 1

Download your Registration Form

Step 2
Email your Registration Form
Step 3
Begin your narrative report(s)

Please select a course number and title from below for your registration form. Keep in mind, the course titles are generic so that they are applicable to the diversity of educational goals in all subjects and topics. On each registration form, you may register for 1, 2, or 3 Graduate-Level Semester Units. Please indicate the 'completion date' of the course to be six months from the enrollment (registration) date. Your coursework is always accepted earlier if you complete your work prior to the completion date. The true course ending date that will appear on your transcript will reflect the date that your coursework was received. Course numbers may not be repeated. Please take the courses in numerical order.

P EDU: 9008, Developing New Ideas in Education Practicum 

P EDU: 9084, Creating New Projects for the Classroom

P EDU: 9085, Enhancing Curriculum with Learning Activities

P EDU: 9086, Developing Classroom Curriculum Strategies and Projects

P EDU: 9087, Expanding Today's Curriculum with Teacher Made Activities

To Email Registration Form

Step 1: Download and Save the blank PDF Registration Form to your desktop.
Do not type directly onto the Registration Form. First, make sure the Registration Form is saved to your desktop.

Step 2: Reopen the saved registration form onto your desktop and type in all the requested information.

Step 3: Save the completed Registration Form to your desktop and email as an attachment to:

info@teacherfriendly.com

Please put in the subject line: “TYHO Registration”


After receiving your Registration Form, Teacher Friendly will send you a confirmation by email.

To Mail Registration Form
Step 1: Download and Save the blank PDF Registration Form to your desktop. Do not
type directly onto the Registration Form. First, make sure the Registration form is saved to your desktop.  

 

Step 2: Complete the Registration Form and click the "print" button located on the document or select "File>Print" to print your Registration Form. Do not select “Fit to Page” as the entries will not line up in the form, instead select "Actual Size."


Step 3: Mail printed Registration Form to our mailing address:

Dr. Allan Lifson

Teacher Friendly/University of the Pacific

729 West 16th St. Suite B-3,

Costa Mesa, California, 92627
 

Make checks payable to: University of the Pacific

After receiving your Registration Form, Teacher Friendly will send you a  confirmation by email.

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