Teacher Education

WCU offers several online courses for teacher training and continuing education credit. These courses are offered in partnership with Ed2Go as well as with Western's faculty.

Faculty-led Online Professional Development

Professional Development for Lateral Entry Teachers

Mentor Training

Featured Ed2Go short courses:

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Graduate Programs

Western Carolina University's graduate program in Special Education offers teachers an opportunity to earn a professional development certificate in three critical skill areas:

  • Creativity and Differentiation
  • Response to Intervention for Social and Emotional Behavior
  • Collaboration with Families and Professionals


Special Education Professional Development Certificate

Special Education Programs

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