Professional Development

Adventist Learning Community

The Adventist Learning Community (ALC) is a Seventh-day Adventist ministerial and educational platform designed to strengthen professionals through continuing education courses, teaching courses, ministerial training, and dissemination of uniquely Adventist content for the church community and beyond.

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These courses and more are available for non-academic recertification credit on the ALC.

Teacher Certification (non-academic credit)

Adventist History (0.5 CEU)

Bible Doctrines  (0.5 CEU)

Light for Living  (0.5 CEU)

Philosophy of Adventist Education (2.0 CEU)

Spirit of Prophecy (0.5 CEU)

Teacher Support Available for Re-certification Credit

Adventist K-12 School Board Legal and Financial Issues (0.1 CEU)

Adventist K-12 School Board Leadership (0.1 CEU)

Adventist K-12 School Board Member (0.1 CEU)

Copyright for Teachers and Pastors (0.5 CEU)

Creating a Positive Digital Footprint  (0.1 CEU)

Simple K-12 Courses (varying CEUs)

Classroom Support (No CEU credit)

ByDesign Interactive Textbook Resources

Educational Technology Knowledge Exchange

Origins Curriculum Resources

RAIN 9th Grade Art Curriculum

North American Division of Seventh-day Adventist Webinars

Professional development may be obtained by taking part in live webinars or watching recorded webinars. Re-certification credit may be obtained by listing the webinars on the Application for Non-Academic Credit that is submitted to the local conference at the end of the year.

Topics range from Differentiated Instruction to ByDesign to Validating our Adventist Education Standards – and more. Want to review a session you watched or perhaps catch one you missed? Visit the Webinar Archives. All webinars are recorded and available in the Dashboard Files area.

Upcoming Webinars

Webinars are at 7pm Eastern time and are recorded. Miss a webinar or want to review it? The recordings for sessions hosted by NAD can be found in the Dashboard | Files | Webinar pages.


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Pathways 2.0! What’s New?

04/09/2019 |  REGISTER TODAY

Pathways 2.0! What’s New?

04/09/2019 |  REGISTER TODAY

Adventist Conventions & Workshops


Future of Education Technology

Orlando Florida  |  |  January 27-30, 2019


Association for Educational Communications & Technology

Kansas City, MO  | | October 23-27, 2019


Texas Computer Education Association

Austin, Texas  |  | February 4-8, 2019


Ohio  | | May 5-7, 2019


Northwest Council for Computer Education

Seattle | | February 26-28, 2019


International Society for Technology

Philadelphia  |  | June 23-26, 2019

Adventist Colleges/Universities Summer School

Summer Professional Development for Teachers From Adventist Universities