CONTINUING EDUCATION

COSEM offers the following continuing education credit options for its professional members. We are an ISBE.net-approved Illinois state PDH provider for teachers and an IDFPR.com-approved CEU Sponsor for social workers and other professionals. It is your responsibility to check with your licensing board to confirm that they'll accept continuing education credits from COSEM. Contact Tracy at hello@educatingmindfully.org with any questions. 

READING OUR EDUCATING MINDFULLY BOOK

Below is the process for earning 8 PDHs/CEUs for reading our book. This is a self-paced, start anytime book study. This opportunity is included with your membership and no extra fees are involved.

  • Become a professional member here for $79.99/year if you aren't already. Follow the instructions to join our Member Site.

  • Join the Educating Mindfully Book Study Group in the Group area of our Member Site.

  • Purchase our Educating Mindfully book on Amazon and read it.

  • Share at least one aha moment, resonating area, or reflection for each part of our book; four total reflections.

  • Respond to at least one other person's reflection for each part of our book; four total responses.

  • Fill out this evaluation form. We check the responses to this form quarterly and will verify your reflections and responses.

  • 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.

ATTENDING OUR EVENTS LIVE OR WATCHING THE RECORDINGS

Below is the process for earning PDHs/CEUs for attending or watching recordings of our learning events. We give clock hours out in sets of 12. There is a $15 processing fee for every 12 clock hours. You can earn a total of 24 clock hours per year.   

  • Become a professional member here for $79.99/year if you aren't already. Follow the instructions to join our Member Site.

  • Watch 12 hours of content 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.

  • Share a Google doc with hello@educatingmindfully.org listing the sessions that you watched and/or attended. 

  • Pay processing fee of $15

  • Fill out this evaluation formWe check the responses to this form quarterly and will verify your attendance/viewing.

  • 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.

COMPLETING OUR MINDFULNESS-BASED SEL MICRO-CREDENTIAL PROGRAM

Members can earn 30 PDHs/CEUs OR 2 graduate credits for completing this program. Go to that webpage for details.