|LAUSD Course Number:||#NA-21-15|
|Duration:||8 Weeks / 135 Hours|
Teachers develop a mathematical understanding of the key concepts of integers for teaching algebra. The course integrates standards-based lessons with strategies for differentiated instruction and brain-based research classroom applications. Particular emphasis is placed on growth mind sets. Participants have opportunities to view video clips of master teachers working with their students, followed with online discussions and professional online reflection journals.
All Teachstar Online Academy courses offer optional CEUs, Graduate Education Units, Professional Development Credit or Salary Point Credits (LAUSD teachers only).Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD)
3 Salary Points 
Participants are automatically enrolled through MyPLN and receive LAUSD Salary Points. A participant may opt out of receiving salary points during the 2nd week of their TeachStar Online course.
4.5 Quarter Units (3 Semester Units)
$250 UCLA Tuition Fee (This is in addition to the TeachStar Online tuition fee.)
Participants are given the opportunity to register with the UCLA during the 2nd week of their TeachStar Online course.