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University of Wyoming Graduate Credit

Candidate Resources

Graduate Credit

Graduate Credits

The University of Wyoming (UW) Curriculum and Instruction program offers graduate credit to National Board Certification Candidates for participation in the following Wyoming National Board Certification Initiative professional development opportunities:

  • Running Start Workshop – 1 credit
  • Candidate Work Sessions – 1 credit per work session
  • National Board Certified Teachers – Candidate Support Provider Training – 1 credit.

Candidates can take up to 9 total UW graduate credit hours. The course is offered through UW as “EDCI 5515.”

National Board Portfolio/UW Plan B Paper

National Board Certification Portfolios will be accepted by the UW Department of Curriculum and Instruction in lieu of a “Plan B Paper” for teachers pursuing National Board Certification and a UW Masters degree. This acceptance is dependent upon committee approval, not certification by the National Board.

Additional information about the UW Master’s program can be accessed through this link: Click Here, or contact Allen Trent: curriculum@uwyo.edu or (307)766-6371.


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Contact Us

Please contact either Barb Maguire, our Lead Facilitator or Mary Ellbogen Garland, President of the John P. Ellbogen Foundation with questions or comments.

(307) 259-6480 (Barb)

(307) 761-1898 (Mary)

P. O. Box 1670 Laramie, Wyoming 82073

Contact Barb & Mary