Teacher Education Options

Professional Development

Certified teachers may continue their professional development by pursuing a graduate degree or by obtaining graduate credits as a non-degree seeking graduate student.

At Michigan Tech, there are several options for professional development of certified teachers and others interested in STEM education. See STEM Education Pathways to find the right choice for you.

Education Sites



Portfolio Resources

Lesson Plans

Financial Assistance

Financial Aid

Learn about funding opportunities.


Find local jobs in the community or on campus.


Teacher Professional Development—Summer Institutes

Teachers get hands-on learning experiences.

Student Teacher Handbook

For student teachers and their cooperating teachers.

Teacher Professional Development Lesson Plans

Collection of resources from program participants.

Intermediate School District Partners

The Upper Peninsula Center for Education Development (UPCED) links Michigan Tech with these school districts, which partner with us on teacher professional development.