Click a heading below to view details of the different trainings we offer.
ArkansasIDEAS primarily serves Arkansas educators through our learning management system (LMS), which users can access by logging in to our LMS. We create courses with video trainings and assessments for which we offer ADE-approved certificates for your records, which are also available at any time through our LMS.
To access our online professional development courses, please log in to our LMS.
ArkansasIDEAS's team of licensed educators and technology specialists offer a variety of face-to-face trainings and professional development workshops.
- ArkansasIDEAS: Overview of our new Learning Management System (LMS)
- ArkansasIDEAS Resources: including access to Lynda.com
- Overview of PBS Resources: including PBS LearningMedia and PBS TeacherLine
With advanced notice, we also can provide a facilitated version of any course available on the ArkansasIDEAS LMS.
Any of the above workshops can be customized to meet the unique needs of your school or district. Upon request, our team can also create trainings other than what is listed above. All face-to-face professional development sessions are free of charge and may be conducted at AETN or on-site at a location of your choice.
To request a training, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Webinars introduce educators to the features, services, and benefits of ArkansasIDEAS and PBS resources without the burden of travel. Webinars can be viewed through your computer or mobile device.
If you would like to register for a webinar, please email email@example.com and indicate which webinar you are interested in scheduling. We schedule webinars during our normal business hours of Mon-Fri, 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM.
Notice: Professional development credit for the following webinars is not available from ArkansasIDEAS, but can be awarded by the school district or educational cooperative.
ArkansasIDEAS offers programs of study in Arkansas History and Disciplinary Literacy that are designed to assist teachers in obtaining an Arkansas Educator's License or in adding additional grade band endorsements to an existing license. These programs consist of 45-hour blocks of professional development courses.
For more information about Programs of Study, click here.