Prepare For Success With BPA
BPA Advisors can gain knowledge and expertise in specific skills by participating in and completing professional development and certification programs offered by the national organization as well as outside partners.
Our Advisor professional development and certification programs are designed to prepare local chapter advisors for success in the BPA classroom through online training, peer-to-peer engagement, and national program resources.
What Are the Goals of Advisor Certifications?
1. Prepare new advisors for success in the BPA Classroom.
2. Retain existing advisors through supportive training materials resulting in success in the BPA Classroom.
3. Provide a training source for new and existing advisors which results in receiving an official Trained Pin & Certificate of Completion for Local School Administration.
Our Certification Partners
Certiport is dedicated to helping people succeed through certification. Our globally recognized credentials are aimed at enhancing individual productivity, marketability, and value.
Certiport works with industry-leading certification providers to bring their programs successfully to market. With particular expertise in academia, we are able to create a unique go-to-market plan that drives global program performance. Certiport manages a sophisticated portfolio of leading certification programs including:
Adobe Education Exchange
In educational settings, industry-recognized certification programs ensure students and teachers are acquiring the knowledge and skills valued in today’s workplace. For institutions seeking to keep curriculum vitalized and relevant, certification plays a critical role in bridging classroom learning to real-world application. The Adobe Education Exchange is a free learning community designed by educators, for educators. A variety of free courses, lesson plans, assessments, workshops and tutorials are available through the Adobe Education Exchange platform. In addition, Adobe offers certifications for Adobe Certified Associate or Adobe Certified Expert.
According to Adobe Education Exchange, “the Adobe Certified Associate is an industry- recognized credential that demonstrates proficiency in Adobe digital skills.” As an educator, earning your Adobe Certified Associate certification is evidence of your ability to meet or exceed the certification objectives. Adobe offers two levels of certification: Adobe Certified Associate for validating entry-level skills and Adobe Certified Expert for validating expert-level skills.
Google Educator Certification
Do you have a passion for edtech and understand Google tools and resources? If so, becoming a Google Certified Trainer may be something of interest to you. Google for Education Certified Trainers are education professionals who help other teachers effectively incorporate technology into the classroom. Benefits include training and professional growth resources, exclusive looks at new Google product launches, the ability to collaborate with a community of trainers and a Google Certified Trainer digital badge.
When teachers have the skills and confidence to engage their students and prepare them for the jobs of tomorrow, they don’t just do more things – they do amazing things.
The Microsoft Certified Educator certification validates that educators have the global educator technology literacy competencies needed to provide a rich, custom learning experience for students.