Out-of-District Classes

  • Here are more opportunities to earn professional development credits. These courses do not go through our school district, so look for the contact person to get more information.

  • ASDN (Alaska Staff Development Network) offers a wide variety of classes that focus on instruction in person and online, social emotional learning, student engagement and achievement, etc.

    Each semester they offer webinar series with local presenters or national presenters. Their current offer can be found here.

    Their self-paced and date-specific online classes are listed here.

    Alaska Studies and Multicultural courses that meet the State of Alaska requirements for new teacher certification and recertification  can be found here.

    FNSBSD is a Tier 1 member and your tuition will be automatically discounted when you indicate the district membership during your registration for any of the ASDN events.


    Sharing Nature and History of Creamer's Field - March 30 - May 11


    On a small scale, Creamer's Field is a model of the wild communities found throughout interior Alaska. The goal of course instruction is to impart an understanding of the natural history of the forests, wetlands and fields along with the history of Creamer’s Field. Participants also learn the art of planning and leading a short program designed for the audience and natural environment.

    Dates: March 30, April 6, 13, 20, 27, May 4, 11

    Times: 6:00 - 8:00pm

    One credit (2 optional)

    If interested, please register with Mark Ross at 907-459-7301 or mark.ross@alaska.org