About The Heritage Institute

online education courses for teachers

The Heritage Institute has become well-known for its broad and distinct selection of online professional development courses for K-12 teachers. Teachers all over the Northwest, USA and internationally speak highly of our courses. Our continuing education courses for educators at all levels are available with Antioch University, Seattle continuing education quarter credits. Antioch CE credits are acceptable in most states for recertification and in most school districts for salary enhancement.

Helping Educators Make a Difference

The Heritage Institute helps educators make a difference in the lives of young people. Our teacher-tested courses help develop skilled, caring and enthusiastic educators who can count on our experienced faculty and applied learning course design to improve their students' engagement in learning, while encouraging character, caring and citizenship. Hear from some of the many teachers whose course work with The Heritage Institute has inspired success among their students. Read more

Teaching Tips
  • Positive student to student interaction.
  • Literacy Tips For Non-Reading Teachers
  • What Are Your Students Thinking?


Shana Cox

Michael Sedler, Instructor
Teacher Feature
Reaching Special Needs Students
Shana Cox, Lincoln Attendance Center Carmi, IL

After I became the ECSE teacher when the former teacher retired, I wanted to continue to improve my teaching skills and focus on helping students with special needs feel successful. I love the educational experiences that the Heritage Institute provides for me. Most of my twenty courses have focused on behavior management strategies, special needs/disabilities, and reading interventions. Michael Sedler, Brenda McKinney, Debbie Burns, and Sacha Luria are wonderful professionals who assist you throughout their courses.

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