Want to offer your staff online Professional Development while school is closed?  

Facilitate Professional Development virtually. We're extending complimentary access to SimpleK12 to schools and districts impacted by a school closure*. 

Need some quick training right now to help your teachers learn how to teach virtually?  

Prepare for your school closing with a free webinar series addressing how to facilitate teacher-to-student learning online (All included in offer to the left as well).  

>> School Closure Webinar Series

*Complimentary access is for schools and districts who do not already have access to SimpleK12. Current customers, please reach out to your Account Manager if you need assistance during this time to put together custom courses about relevant topics impacting your school. 

1,000s of teachers already use SimpleK12 for Online Professional Development. 

If your school is planning for, or currently experiencing, significant school closures..

You're probably struggling with how to make this time as productive as possible

Your teachers can continue to be productive during the closures by participating in online professional development from the comfort and safety of their own homes.

With hundreds of topics, on everything from how to use Google in the Classroom, Diversity, STEAM Integration, Response to Intervention, Social Emotional Learning, Classroom Management, Project Based Learning and many more.... 

Your teachers can pick and choose training that they are interested in. 

Keeping them engaged, productive, and motivated even during closure. 

All of our training sessions are organized and available for instant viewing from any computer with internet access. 

In fun, 30-minute sessions, it's training your teachers will love

To do our part during this stressful time, SimpleK12 is offering free access to our training site for schools and districts who do not currently have access to SimpleK12 and who have been impacted by unexpected school closures. 

We will even provide each school with a training report so you can give your teachers credit

We are also hosting a slew of free webinars that will help teachers around the country learn, quickly, how to teach students virtually should the need arise. 

Currently, due to overwhelming demand, this program is only available for a max of 30 days. 

Some of Our Most Popular Courses - All Included Many More Available

Your Teachers Will Love This Training...

"These webinars are a real eye opener! As teachers, we often do not understand the connection between our students' behaviors and the impact of how we react. Having a concrete, understandable, doable plan is a tremendous asset. Great information." - A. Deskins 

"I always enjoy listening. Step-by-Step instructions for the introduced techniques to use with Google! Very easy to follow." - Denise K.

"A great presentation with some very good strategies and techniques to help support challenging students -especially the strategies on how to respond to these behaviors." - Gwendolyn B. 

"LOVED IT!!!!! My {students} are introverted and I am not! Very enlightening. Thank you for the strategies and intel to help me work with introverted students!!!" - Steph G. 

"Great ideas and information ...Two thumbs way up." - Sharon M. 

"Five Star!!!! Breath of fresh air . . . collaborate and create new formats and new ideas for PD! Keep things fresh! Great presentation!" - Jim Blane

"This webinar is full of incredible ideas to use in my classroom. Thanks SO much!" - Darren P.  

Access to the FULL Course Catalog For All Of Your Staff Over 950 tutorials in 40+ categories. 

Please Feel Free to Share With Any Other School Or District Facing Closure  

SimpleK12 is More than Just Training Videos!

CEU Certificates and Administrative Reporting: Complimentary Accounts receive a 1-time group report of usage for all users. Your users will all receive individual CEU certificates. 

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Each of your teachers and staff members will be able to keep track of the work they have done within their individual transcript report. They even receive printable certificates of completion for every webinar they watch. 

For complimentary accounts, we will also provide the administrator one group report at the end of the complimentary access so you can give your teachers credit for the work they did. Data is downloadable. 

Please note, due to demand, we are unable to offer the full suite of administrative features to complimentary clients.


Built in PLC: Connecting Your Staff with a Global Network of 1 Million Educators 

Encouraging your staff to become self-directed learners has never been easier. Not only will your staff have the ability to pick and choose courses they want to take from the full course catalog, they will be learning alongside 1 million other educators from around the world. 

The Forums inside of SimpleK12's Teacher Learning Community, allow for 24/7 collaboration. Your staff can contribute to an ongoing discussion or start their own - either way, they will find useful information and the motivation they need to make every day their best. 

And, the Shared Resources area of SimpleK12 allows teachers to share their best lesson plans, rubrics, activity sheets and more. All available for instant use or download. No additional fees. 

Teachers sharing and helping each other. 


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Assignments and Custom Content - NOT AVAILABLE FOR COMPLIMENTARY ACCOUNTS

IN ORDER TO HELP AS MANY SCHOOLS AS POSSIBLE, THIS FEATURE IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR COMPLIMENTARY ACCOUNTS. 

Administrative features allow you to make assignments to your staff within the Teacher Learning Community. Set due dates, or keep it open-ended. 

Assign content to individuals, groups, or everyone. Receive detailed reports on completion and status. 

Want to add your own content? No problem! Mix your PDFs, Slides, Videos, Webinars, Downloads with our training videos to create customer assignments. 

The possibilities are endless. 

Please Feel Free to Share With Any Other School Or District Facing Closure  

Meet Some of Our World-Class Presenters 

Shelly Terrell 

  • Co-founder of the #Edchat movement, Reform Symposium Global E-Conference, and The 30 Goals Challenge for Educators 
  • Recognized by the ELTon Awards, The New York Times, and Microsoft’s Heroes for Education, she has trained or taught in over 100 countries 
  • Author of Learning to Go, Byte-sized Potential, and The 30 Goals Challenge for Educators

Kim Munoz 

  • A Google Certified Trainer, Instructional Technologist, and former middle school technology teacher 
  • Served as a TAP Mentor Teacher and as a member of Bryan ISD Support Team 
  • 16+ Years of Teaching Experience

Jerry Swiatek 

  • Google Certified Innovator, Google Apps for Education Certified Trainer, and Google Apps Certified Administrator 
  • Founder and organizer of EdCamp Citrus 
  • With 12+ years in education, he leads the Academy of Computer Sciences at his high school

Tia Simmons 

  • Apple certified teacher, SMART certified teacher, DEN Educator and Online Course Facilitator for the Maryland State Department of Education 
  • Technology Trainer for Prince George’s County Public Schools 
  • 15+ Years in Education, including as a teacher, mentor, and new teacher trainer

Nikki Robertson 

  • Veteran Educator, Instructional Technology Facilitator, and Librarian 
  • Co-founder of EdCamp Atlanta and co moderator of the #TLChat LIVE! Twitter Sessions 
  • Recipient of a Bammy Award nomination, the ASLA Ann Marie Pipkin Technology Award, and the AASL Bound to Stay Bound Grant

Jayme Linton 

  • Assistant Professor of Education, who developed and coordinates Lenoir-Rhyne’s graduate program in online teaching and instructional design 
  • Co-founder of the #NCed and #edteach Twitter chats and of EdcampWNC 
  • Recognized by the National School Board Association as one of the "20 to Watch" for 2012-13 and selected by NCTIES for ISTE's Making IT Happen Award in 2013.

Naomi Harm 

  •  K12 Dell Education Strategist, National Intel Senior Trainer, and ISTE Faculty Instructional Coach 
  • Google Certified Innovator with 20+ years in the education space 
  • An international Keynote speaker with a focus on mobile learning, literacy, classroom redesigns, instructional strategies, and brain-based teaching 

Catlin Tucker 

  • Google Certified Teacher, international trainer, frequent Edtech speaker, and high school teacher 
  • Bestselling author of several education-related books, an internationally ranked education blog, and the “Techy Teacher” column for Educational Leadership 
  • Named Teacher of the Year in Sonoma County in 2010

"Hands down the best professional development there is!"

See What Others Have to Say About SimpleK12

testimonial sandy

SimpleK12 is the best PD option there is! - Sandy Brand, Librarian at Liberty Middle School

testimonial - brenda

I feel very connected on SimpleK12, love the forums and all the resources and the live webinars. I feel that I am pretty techie, but I am ALWAYS learning something when I watch a webinar. - Brenda Hauff, Technology Director at Wichita Unified School District 259 

testimonial - mary

You can't go to a technology seminar for less money than one year's worth of fees and get as much training (at your own pace) as here with SimpleK12. They are inviting and ready to listen. They will work with you when you don't understand and treat you like family. - Mary Massey, Science Teacher at Forestbrook Middle School

testimony - karen

These presenters are wonderful and each video is loaded with helpful advice, links, tools, suggestions, and these are truly things and advice that I can use in the classroom. - Karen Griffey, Special Education Teacher at Otwell Middle School

testimonial - maryann

I have learned so much from SimpleK12. I use it almost daily. My technology skills have improved greatly and I continue to get excited by all the new material that is constantly put on this site. - Maryann Hanley-Pereira, Science Teacher at Milford High School