The ProEthica® program is an online professional development program designed to help educators balance caring for students with maintaining proper professional distance. Different versions of the program are available depending on your role and interests.
For School Districts, Educator Preparation Programs and States
If you are interested in purchasing the ProEthica program for educators in your school district, educator preparation program (EPP) or state, email ProEthicaInfo@ets.org for information and pricing details.
For Individual Educators
If you are an individual educator and would like to take the ProEthica program on your own, you can register online for any of the following versions and pay by credit/debit card or PayPal®. Prices shown below are for purchases by individual users.
There are three versions available:
- ProEthica® Foundations (pre-service)
- ProEthica® Essentials (in-service)
- ProEthica® Focus (all educators)
The ProEthica® Foundations program is designed for pre-service educator candidates in EPPs. It offers an introduction to ethics in education and application of professional ethics in decision making. It includes end-of-module knowledge checks with feedback. Approximate length: 3–5 hours.
- Foundations for Teachers (400) — $50
- Foundations for School Leaders (440) — $60
The ProEthica® Essentials program is designed for in-service educators in school districts, and it offers a more advanced exploration of ethical challenges and risks for educators. It includes end-of-module knowledge checks and a final summative assessment at the end of the course, all with feedback. Approximate length: 4–6 hours.
- Essentials for Teachers (420) — $50
- Essentials for School Leaders (460) — $60
ProEthica® Focus Program — New!
The ProEthica® Focus program provides an introduction to educator professional ethics for both pre-service and in-service educators, with a focus on specific topics from the full-length ProEthica program. Approximate length: 1–2 hours.
- Focus on Technology, Digital and Social Media (120) — $14
Educators in New York or Pennsylvania
Educators can take the ProEthica program through Eduplanet21 and earn continuing education credit in New York (CTLE) and Pennsylvania (Act 48).
If you are an educator who has questions or needs assistance enrolling yourself in the program, contact us.
For more information about how to purchase the ProEthica program for educators in your state, district, school or program, contact ProEthica.
Fill out a form to request a free demonstration of the ProEthica program.
See how the ProEthica program has made a positive impact on the profession in teacher induction programs, for teachers and mentors in school districts and in Educator Preparation programs.
Watch a panel of education professionals discuss the complexities of educator ethics and the need for a framework to better equip teachers with the tools they need to clarify their roles with students and avoid risk. (1 hr.)
Hear how the Model Code of Ethics for Educators is paving the way for resources that will support educators in developing their ethical decision-making skills. (3 min., 25 sec.)