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AACC’s Teacher Education and Child Care (TEACH) Institute provides comprehensive training for teachers, professors and child care professionals.

Continuing Education


Creating a Classroom Website

Differentiated Instruction in the Classroom

Empowering Students with Disabilities

Engaging and Supporting Students

How to Teach High School Students

Integrating Technology in the Classroom

Singapore Math Strategies: Model Drawing for Grades 1-6

Singapore Math: Number Sense and Computational Strategies

Singapore Math Strategies: Advanced Model Drawing for Grades 6-9

Survival Kit for New Teachers

Teaching Math: Grades 4-6

Teaching Smarter with SMART Boards

Teaching Students with ADHD

Teaching Students with Autism: Strategies for Success

The Creative Classroom

Certificate: Engagement Coach

The Engagement Coach certificate is a four-course pathway which trains participants in ICF core competencies leading to enhanced communication skills, more effective relationships and greater work/life fulfillment. For participants interested in becoming a certified coach, this program fulfills the coach-specific training requirement for the Associate Certified Coach (ACC) ACSTH pathway.

The program consists of three required courses, and one elective:

Students must take:

  • TAD-331 Engagement Coaching 1: Engage
  • TAD-332 Engagement Coaching 2: Expand
  • TAD-333 Engagement Coaching 3: Experience

and choose either:

  • TAD-334 Engagement Coaching 4: Integration
  • TAD-336 Engagement Coaching Course V: Impact

The total program cost is $1,528 for Anne Arundel County residents, including tuition and fees.

Teaching Adult Learners

Are you college faculty or an adult educator? This noncredit certificate program, also offered as a credit Letter of Recognition, is appropriate for individuals teaching or training adults.

Learn about the pathway for teaching adults.

Praxis Preparation Courses

If you plan to become a licensed teacher in Maryland, you must take the Praxis. These noncredit courses are an excellent option for those looking to boost their scores for a particular testing area. Students who prefer preparation over independent study should register for these noncredit classes. 

Get Praxis test registration information, access to free study guides and more.


  • ETP-319 Praxis Core Prep: Writing Skills
  • ETP-315 Online Praxis Core Preparation (reading, writing and math)

On-site Training

Contract training is available for child care providers, parents, teachers and other school staff.  We can provide on-site delivery of existing courses at your public school, private school, child care center or other facility. Our experienced trainers can also work with you to create customized courses to meet the specific needs of your staff or your parent group.