Course Description


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

Course Material: The following book is required for this course. It must be purchased separately, as it is not part of the cost of the course.

Dweck, Carol S. Mindset: The New Psychology of Success. New York: Ballantine, 2016.

Description: This online course explores how a person’s potential can be fulfilled through clarity and understanding of beliefs about their capabilities and how those beliefs influence learning and the paths taken in life. The course is comprised of 9 modules. The modules offer information and ideas about mindsets that teachers may consider adopting to improve classroom settings and student learning experiences.

Course Purpose: The purpose of this course is to encourage educators to explore “mindsets” as a strategy to enhance student achievement and classroom settings overall.

Course Objectives

  • Develop an awareness of the psychology of mindsets as it relates to fulfilling ones’ potential
  • Develop an understanding of and apply mindset strategies and practices
  • Create a mindset activity geared toward improving student achievement
  • Final Reflection

Required Book

Dweck, Carol S. Mindset: The New Psychology of Success. New York: Ballantine, 2016. (available on Amazon)

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) The ED 500 course number is for post-baccalaureate nondegree graduate-level professional development credit study at CSU-Pueblo. The 500-course numbers ARE NOT eligible to be used on programs of study.

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

Step 2 - Choose appropriate registration button below.

1 Credit



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.