Customized Programs

ModulesOur unique offering of fully customizable accredited and certificate programs are available to school boards and professional organizations across Ontario.

YOU define the need, the program design, the delivery option, the location, the audience

WE provide the learning opportunity, the reporting, the certificate

Customized solutions can be structured to meet learning needs by:

  • Modifying program delivery schedules adapted to organizational and learner requirements
  • Accommodating employer subsidies to support a cohort of learners
  • Hiring recognized curriculum leaders to provide instructional leadership
  • Utilizing local sites easily accessible for the learning
  • Offering York’s full end-to-end learning management services including regulatory reporting obligations

Choose any of York's offerings to design a custom solution to support your unique School District improvement plans.

Additional Qualification (AQ) and Additional Basic Qualification (ABQ) courses

As an accredited provider of OCT regulated courses, York offers customized programs to meet local District needs.

  • Choose from more than 80 different AQs/ABQs/PQP courses
  • Select either online, in class or blended formats
  • Modify delivery dates and times to align with your teachers’ schedules
  • Accommodate District subsidies to support teacher learning
  • Utilize local schools accessible to all participants
  • Hire recognized District curriculum leaders to provide instructional leadership

Modular Math AQs

Educators can select any 25-hour module in the Modular Math P/J five module series. Or complete all five modules within 2 years to be recommended to the OCT for the Mathematics P/J, Part 1 AQ.

Module Series includes:

  • Focus on Counting: Developing Pedagogical Content Knowledge of Counting
  • Transitioning from Counting to Addition
  • Inquiring about Subtraction
  • From Additive to Multiplicative Thinking
  • Relationships among the Operations


These 25 or 36 hour courses build educator professional capacity and enhance student engagement.

  • Offered online or in blended format
  • Allow a manageable time commitment
  • Provide an immediate opportunity for direct classroom application
  • Earn participants a York University Professional Learning Certificate

The Faculty of Education’s Professional Learning team provides practical, high-impact and effective learning programs that address the unique challenges faced by your school, educational organization or community group by delivering innovative solutions to traditional problems; by focusing on human relationships and new perspectives and by pushing learning far beyond the classroom walls.

Contact Professional Learning to explore options and opportunities.  Tell us about your organizational learning needs.