Professional Development Courses

Our PD Courses are ideal for new or experienced Sumdog teachers to get an in-depth look at how to seamlessly incorporate Sumdog into teaching and learning.

Interested in finding out more about our PD courses?

Flexible courses

Dip in and out of our course to fit in with your busy work schedule

Instructional videos

Short videos show you how Sumdog can be used in the class


At the end of the course you will receive your certificate of completion


PD Courses


Sumdog professional development course - formative assessment

Formative assessment

Learning Outcomes:

  • Create short quizzes to assess understanding during a lesson
  • Learn how Sumdog’s Question viewer can be used to project example questions onto your smartboard
  • Discover how one of our teachers uses Sumdog in her classroom
Sumdog professional development course - identifying and filling gaps

Identifying and filling gaps

Learning Outcomes

  • Discover how the diagnostic tool can inform next steps
  • Explore the teaching tools that can be used to identify gaps at topic and skill level
  • Learn how to use Sumdog’s practice tool to fill gaps
Sumdog professional development course - Spelling

Sumdog Spelling

Learning Outcomes:

  • Navigate the teacher spelling dashboard and learn how the spelling questions work
  • Discover the spelling resources that can be used to compliment Sumdog spelling
  • Explore the Sumdog Spelling teacher tools and learn how you can use it with your class

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