Below are all of the details for the credit process. If you have specific questions, please contact Erin O'Neal at 443-482-2056 or by e-mail at email@example.com.
Credit for a Chesapeake Classrooms five-day immersion course is issued in accordance to the state in which you teach:
- District of Columbia* — Documentation of Contact Hours
- Maryland — 3 Continuing Professional Learning Credits
- Pennsylvania — Act 48 credit available for select PA courses.
- Virginia — Documentation of 45 Contact Hours
*D.C. teachers cannot earn recertification credit for courses taken outside of their district. Graduate credit is available; additional fees apply, see below.
Participants will receive their credit receipt by the end of October.
The Final Project is due September 1. Teachers need to upload them to the Chesapeake Classrooms SharePoint site. If you are having trouble with SharePoint, please contact ChesapeakeClassrooms@cbf.org.
Participants in any course may register for graduate credit from Mary Baldwin University. See below for details on registration, fees, and course requirements. Graduate credit costs are in addition to the CBF course fee and require additional course work.
|Mary Baldwin University|
Course Title: Chesapeake Classrooms
|Requirements/Syllabus||Mary Baldwin University 2017 Syllabus|
|Payment Information||Send completed registration form along with the tuition fee of $714 to this address by August 15th:
Graduate Teacher Education
221 N. Market Street
Staunton, VA 24401
Make checks payable to Mary Baldwin University or you may pay with visa using the application form.
|Registration Deadline||August 15. You will receive a MBU username and password to use on Blackboard|
|Virginia Commonwealth University|
*Graduate credit from VCU is only available for teachers who participate in the Teachers on the Bay or A Bird's Eye View of Island Ecology summer courses*
To register for graudate credit, contact Cindy Ryder at CRyder@cbf.org
|Requirements/Syllabus||Course Syllabus and Course Requirements Coming Soon|
|Registration||Complete registration online at www.cbf.org/ccsummer and submit CBF's course fee. Contact Cindy Ryder at CRyder@cbf.org to confirm your intention to receive graduate credit.|
|Payment Information||After completing the registration online at www.cbf.org/ccsummer and paying the CBF course fee, tuition payment is due on the first day of class. Tuition payment needs to be by check or cash, no credit cards please.
Teachers on the Bay: checks payable to St. Margaret’s School (the fiscal agent for VCU for this course)
A Bird's Eye View: checks payable to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation
|Registration Deadline||Teachers on the Bay - June 30, 2017
Islands of the Bay - August 4, 2017
Contact Erin O'Neal in the Chesapeake Bay Foundation's Education Office at 443-482-2056 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.