More free NESA Professional Development hours with Grok Learning

Announcement about NESA Accredited PD

Yasmin Clarke
May 30, 2019 · 4 min read

As of December 2020, NESA will no longer endorse providers or register professional development in the way it has done in the past. The endorsement of all currently NESA Endorsed Providers, including Grok Learning, is cancelled. Under the new Policy, individual courses will be assessed and accredited by NESA according to principles of effective professional learning and specific criteria in priority area

Read more here: https://docs.groklearning.io/article/130-how-do-i-claim-my-pd-hours

Grok Learning is endorsed to provide NESA Registered Professional Development for NSW teachers accredited at Proficient Teacher.

1. Register your free Grok teacher account

Registering for a free teacher account on Grok is easy! Just register, and follow the instructions here to become a verified teacher and get your free access.

2. Choose one of our NESA accredited courses

You can find the full list of NESA accredited courses here. We’ve included a range of languages and skill levels so there’s something for everyone!

3. Complete the course & request accreditation

You can work your way through the course at your own pace. Make sure you mark your work using our automated marker!

Not in NSW?

Most states of Australia require a minimum of 20 hours of relevant Professional Development per year to maintain your teaching accreditation. If you’re an Australian teacher but not in NSW, here’s how you can use Grok to complete your Professional Development requirements.

Victoria, Queensland, South Australia, Western Australia, Tasmania, Northern Territory:

To maintain your teaching registration in these states, you are expected to complete a range of professional development activities that is above and beyond your normal teaching roles & responsibilities.

Australian Capital Territory:

Like NSW, the ACT requires teachers to completed accredited Professional Development for some portion of the hours. Your 20 hours must include at least 5 hours of Teacher Quality Institute (TQI) Accredited programs, and at least 5 hours of Teacher Identified activities.

What do you like about Grok PD?

Are there other courses you would like to see registered with NESA? Are there other teaching standards you would like our courses to cover? Would you like our courses to be registered with the PD governing body in your state or country? Let us know what you are looking for!

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