GCE Level 1 Cohort - Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some frequently asked questions about the GCE Level 1 cohort. If you can’t find the answer here, please fill out our Tech Support Form and someone will get back to you.

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Basic Information

How often is the GCE cohort offered?

The cohort is open twice per year – April through August and October through February.

Is there a cost?

For a limited time, Ohio educators can take the cohort at no cost.

Is credit available for the cohort?

Educators have two options for credit – CEUs and college credit from Ashland University. Please see the CEU Information and Ashland Credit sections for more details.

What work do I have to do for this?

There are eight modules that make up the GCE Level 1 cohort. In each module, participants will work through a series of on-demand lessons. Educators will then demonstrate their learning through a series of activities to practice the concepts learned. More details will be available in the course.

What do you mean by self-paced?

Participants can complete the modules at their own pace. Modules will be available 24/7 during the time the course is open. All work must be completed prior to the date of course closing in order to receive credit.

Registration

When can I get started?

Cohort information will be sent the week before the cohort opens. If you have registered after the cohort start date, it takes 24-48 hours to get this info.

When does registration open? When does it close?

Registration opens twice per year beginning one month prior the course starting and will remain open for the duration of the course.

How do I register for the cohort?

Fill out the registration linked from the main GCE level 1 page.