3 Key Reasons for Learning With MiniPD

  • Designed for Engagement and Impact

    With built-in discussion questions, protocols, and learning logs, MiniPD Courses are ready for individuals or teams to engage with, to make real impact on classroom practices.

  • Earn Graduate Credits from a Reputable University

    Mix and match courses that best help you, and earn graduate credits through Kent State University, a Research 1 university in Ohio, USA.

  • Supported by a Global Network of Coaches

    Continue learning with course developers, and a global network of experienced practitioners, through 1-on-1 coaching and mentoring.

Teaching and Learning Practices


What are you still wondering about?

  • Are MiniPD courses certified?

    Yes. Certification is awarded by MiniPD, from Faria Education Group.

  • What do I need to do to gain my certificate?

    You will need to complete all modules, learning activities in practice, and gain 100% in the checking for understanding assessments.

  • What certificate will I receive?

    You will be awarded the Certificate of Completion in 'Designing Learning for Intercultural Understanding in International Schools'.

  • Can MiniPD courses count towards my continuing education requirements?

    MiniPD is partnering with Kent State University, a R1 university in the United States, to grant graduate credits for completing MiniPD courses. To receive graduate credits, the learner must complete a required number of MiniPD Core or MiniCourses, and submit the completed MiniPD Learning Logs for each course. Details of the credit application process can be found at https://www.kent.edu/ehhs/offices/pd/minipd-courses. Please check with your license issuing authorities for details on the number of credits needed for your license renewal.

  • How can I continue learning?

    You will be presented with suggested pathways to support continued learning. These will include carefully designed resources, MiniCourses, and personalized coaching conversations.

  • How can my school leverage the learning and amplify impact?

    We can support you to implement this course in your own school with suggested approaches for interleaved professional development days, professional learning communities, and ongoing job-embedded peer learning structures. Contact us at [email protected] to find out more about school-level implementation.

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