LAUSD-Approved Salary Point Classes for Teachers

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Earn LAUSD Salary Points With Our Self-Paced, Online Courses

Continuing Education Classes for Teachers

LAUSD Approved

Our courses has been approved by the LAUSD Joint Salary Point Committee for 2 Salary Points. These courses can be applied to each schedule of the LAUSD Salary Table.  Courses are $119.00 for each 2 Salary Point course.

Self-Paced learning

Fun and Worthwhile

Our online courses are fun, interesting, and worthwhile. Stop wasting time and money enrolling into classes that are full of busy-work. Learn skills, apps, and methods that are directly transferable into your classroom. Stay ahead of the edtech curve and create a more interesting, engaging, and enjoyable classroom experience.

Google Certified Training Courses - ED Technology Specialists

Self-Paced Online

Earn your credits at your pace, on your time. Collaborate with other educators and learn skills and strategies that you can immediately implement into your classroom.  Stay ahead of your students in the quickly changing virtual learning classroom with Google Tools and many other emerging technologies.

Registration Process


Register Through Ed Technology Specialists

Register through Ed Technology Specialists by clicking “Learn More” underneath one or more courses below. You will be sent an email with a course link to start the course. 


Receive Your Salary Points

After you complete the course, at the end of each session we process your grade and send the appropriate paperwork to you and to LAUSD.  You will receive two salary points when completed. 

Session Dates – Courses are Self-Paced

Fall 2023
Spring 2024
Summer 2024
Enrollment Opened
May 15, 2023
September 1, 2023
February 14, 2024
Enrollment Closed
November 1, 2023
April 1, 2024
August 1, 2024
End Date*
November 30, 2023
April 28, 2024
August 13, 2024

*If students finish coursework before the end date, paperwork for salary points will be processed at that time.

“Finally, some real professional development I can use! I love that it is online. I am able to work at my own pace.”


Mindfulness to Improve Teaching and Learning

In this engaging interactive course participants will learn and complete exercises in mindfulness, and develop and implement meaningful mindfulness exercises for students.

Managing a 1:1 Classroom

Participants will learn skills and strategies to establish and maintain an effective and productive 1:1 Classroom, and create a management system that can be immediately implemented in the classroom.

Becoming a Resilient Educator: Self-Care Strategies and Tactics to Avoid Teacher Burnout

Participants will examine their current self-care practices. They will learn how to manage stress and anxiety, find ways to effectively practice mindfulness, and work to develop a self-care plan.

It Takes a Village: Building Community Connections with EdTech

Participants will learn about platforms that support community collaboration, explore outreach and grant opportunities, and apply skills to create and build relationships with the community.

Visual Tools for Backwards Design

Participants will use backwards design to explore new EdTech tools for instruction, collaboration, application, and assessment.

Best Practices for Social Emotional Learning in Response to Crisis

Teachers and staff must learn and apply social and emotional strategies to find a healthy balance of professional and personal responsibilities.

Social Emotional Learning Strategies for the Modern Classroom

Participants in their course will investigate, develop and implement different strategies and tools to improve SEL strategies and practices in their classroom.

Visual Tools to Redefine Learning

Participants will explore EdTech tools that redefine learning, support visual/spatial teaching and learning, and aid in the creation of infographics, visuals, multimedia, and other digital products.

Visual Learners in the Digital Age: Digital Storytelling, Infographics, and Other Web 2.0 Tools

In this highly entertaining and engaging course, taught by a Google Certified Trainer, participants will explore tools that support visual/spatial teaching and learning.

Student Assessments in a Virtual Classroom

The ability for students to engage in digital formative assessments in remote and online settings is critical.

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