Course Description


  • Learn at your own pace.
  • Enroll at any time.
  • Completion time frames vary for courses listed, bust most take 3 or 4 months to complete.
  • You must have earned a bachelor’s degree if registering for credit.

This course is designed for teachers who want to learn the basics about Word and how they can use it in their classroom. We will explore new ways to use Word, aside from writing papers. Projects will include creating a calendar, mail merge, buttons, and much more!

NETS: T·1A, 1B, 2A, 2B, 3B, 3C, 3D, 4B, 5A, 5B, 5C, 6A, 6B, 6C, 6D 

Course Objectives

The objective of this course is for the student to know and understand different ways to use Microsoft Word in their classroom.

  • Students will create practical projects for classroom use.
  • Students will identify ways to utilize Word in their classroom.

At the end of this course, individuals will be able to:

  • Create projects in Microsoft Word
  • Know the different tools in Microsoft Word including;

a. Tables

b. SmartArt

c. ClipArt

d. Shapes

e. WordArt

f. Mail Merge

g. Comments

h. Editing

3. Identify ways to use Word in their class

Registration Information

Step 1 - Choose your credit type:

a) Graduate level PDE credit (University of North Dakota) cannot be used for master/degree programs of study.

b) Degree eligible graduate credit (Colorado State University-Pueblo) may be eligible to be used on graduate programs of study. Individuals would follow program guidelines and admittance criteria at CSU-Pueblo to do so.

c) Noncredit/CEUs provides a record of completion (CEA)

Step 2 - Choose appropriate registration button below.

2 Credits



Online Graduate Professional Development &
Continuing Education Credit Courses for Teachers

Cancellation Policy

A minimum $20 processing fee will be assessed per person for cancellations received after registering for the course. Refunds are not issued after the start of the course or after access to the course has been provided. Please e-mail EA at to request to cancel your completed registration.