How long do the courses take?
|3 Semester Hour course
||15 or 45 hours (depending on district needs)
How long do I have access to complete the course?
|3 Semester Hour course
Can I work at my own pace?
Every course is self-paced and accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Can I work on the course on my iPad or iPhone?
No. The course videos require Flash, which is not compatible with the iPad or iPhone.
How is my work on the course scored?
Each course is scored differently and contains a combination of coursework, participant reflection, quizzes, activities, and more. Only the 3 Semester Hour and district versions have a midterm and a final exam.
For the 3 Semester Hour course, you'll receive feedback from certified educators. Grades on the midterm and final will be calculated using a rubric (provided to you). Grades are then submitted to the University of North Dakota for credit.
How can I tell if the credits will apply to my state requirements?
Credits vary by state and district. Check your state here: www.kdsi.org/Professional-Development.aspx. If you do not see your state listed with your course, check back soon, as more states are being added.
If my school district pays for the CEU version, can I pay the extra $220 to upgrade to the 3 Semester Hour course?
You may pay the extra, but we must know before you enroll. Contact KDS at email@example.com before you begin the course to arrange upgrades and payment.
Can I upgrade the district version of the course that was customized for my district?
If your districtwide course is customized for 45 hours, yes, you can choose to purchase the 3 Semester Hour course by paying the extra $220. You can upgrade to the 3 Semester Hour course at any time during the course. Contact KDS at firstname.lastname@example.org.
What university provides the 3 Semester Hours?
The University of North Dakota
How do I claim the 3 Semester Hours for my course?
Credit is issued through the University of North Dakota after they receive your final grade. To obtain college credit, you will need to coordinate with the course developer—Knowledge Delivery Systems—and the accrediting university, North Dakota University. To start this process, call Knowledge Delivery Systems toll free at (800) 728-0032 or email email@example.com.
Is the credit I receive from the University of North Dakota transferable?
Credit from the University of North Dakota is nontransferable.
My school is outside the US. How can I tell if the credits will apply internationally?
Email your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
I want to change some of the names and emails I sent in for my district. Is it too late?
Changing names or emails may cause a delay in accessing the course. If the course has been accessed, we cannot issue a refund. If participant information needs to be changed, contact KDS at email@example.com before you begin the course.
What if I have trouble accessing the course?
Call 800.728.0032 Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Eastern, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Be prepared to give your browser name and version (for example, Internet Explorer 10).
Need more information?
Visit our FAQ page for more information, or call Customer Service at 800.733.6786.