CONTINUING EDUCATION

Along with providing CEUs and PDHs for attendance at our annual Educating Mindfully Conference, COSEM is excited to offer the following continuing education options.

 

COSEM is an IDFPR.com-approved CEU Sponsor and an ISBE.net-approved Illinois state PDH provider. It is your responsibility to check with your licensing board to confirm that they'll accept continuing education credits as detailed below. 

Contact Tracy at hello@educatingmindfully.org with any questions. 

 
24 PDHs or CEUs FOR MEMBERS

Below is the process and costs for earning 24 PDHs for teachers or 24 CEUs for social workers and other professionals:

  • Become a professional member here for $79.99 if you aren't already.

  • Watch 24 hours of content via live COSEM events or recorded events on our Member Site's view-trackable Learning Center.

  • Share a Google doc with hello@educatingmindfully:

    • List the PD recordings that you watched. 

    • Attach or separately email proof of purchasing our book if that was done. 

  • Fill out this evaluation form

  • Pay the $30 processing fee.

  • We create and distribute Evidence of Completion documents quarterly; expect to receive them via email around December 20, March 20, June 20, or September 20.

1 GRADUATE CREDIT FOR MEMBERS

NOT CURRENTLY AVAILABLE, BUT WE HOPE TO OFFER AGAIN SOON 

We partner with the University of Sioux Falls to offer our members graduate credits for learning with COSEM. Below is the process and cost for earning 1 graduate credit for educators and other professionals:

  • Become a professional member here for $79.99 if you aren't already.

  • Register/pay $45 to the University of Sioux Falls here by December 1 or fall section, May 1 for the spring section, and by August 1 for the summer section. 

  • You'll have 6 months after registering to complete the following:

    • Engage in 15 hours of PD via live COSEM events or recorded events on our Member Site's view-trackable Learning Center. Sign-in with this attendance form for live events.

    • Purchase and read our Educating Mindfully book.

    • Complete a one-page Implementation Plan assignment with reflections and details for how you will apply your learning.

    • Share a Google doc with hello@educatingmindfully: 

      • List the PD recordings that you watched. 

      • Include your reflection and Implementation Plan in the same doc.

      • Include or email separately proof of purchasing our book. 

  • Fill out this evaluation form

  • Once the form is filled out and attendance/viewing is verified, COSEM Board Member Sheila Anderson will process course completion with the University. The timeframe for these steps takes about 2 weeks.