Certified Instructor Training

Open only to previously certified Acellus Administrators, this hands-on workshop will help you take a proactive approach with your Acellus implementation through data analysis, professional development, and class optimization.

Work with Acellus Trainers to evaluate your district's Performance Reports to identify successes and opportunities for improvement

Learn the latest techniques to conduct effective teacher development which will help qualify teachers for continuing education credits from IAS

Discover new tools and collaborate with Acellus team members and experts from across the country to find solutions to your curricular challenges

Get help with cleaning up your student records and school reports as well as with preparing for your next school year's changes and new initiatives

Who Should Attend?


The Certified Instructor Training is a three day workshop held at the facilities of the International Academy of Science in Kansas City, MO.  It is geared for attendees who already hold the Acellus Administrator Certification and are actively administering an Acellus deployment in their school or district.

Instead of working in generic scenarios, such as in the initial Acellus Administrator Certification course, attendees will see and analyze real data from their own teachers and students and work with the Acellus tools to customize and fine-tune their deployments to get the best results.

Why Should I Attend?


The Certified Instructor Training is designed to empower educators with techniques they can use to take their existing implementation to a new level of success and effectiveness.

Attendees will work with our Senior Trainers to identify the unique issues and set-backs their schools are facing and learn innovative ways to address areas of concern.  Attendees will be armed with the latest tools and resources to make a positive change in their students’ educational experiences.

The participants completing the advanced training will be awarded a certificate as an Acellus Educational Technology Instructor. Persons receiving this advanced certification will be authorized to provide teacher development and training which will help qualify teachers for continuing education credits through the Institute of Science and Technology.

Certification Benefits

  • Hands-on lab experience perfecting your school’s implementation
  • Insight on how to surmount the biggest implementation hurdles
  • Teacher Development resources
  • Collaboration with other districts from across the country
  • Acellus Educational Technology Instructor certificate

Where Will It Be?


The Certified Instructor Training is held at the campus of the International Academy of Science (IAS) in Kansas City, MO.  The campus of IAS is located next to the Kansas City International Airport at:

11020 N Ambassador Drive, Kansas City, MO 64153

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Will I Get Continuing Education Credit?

Continuing Education

Attendees with a passing grade will receive 20 professional development hours under the IAS Professional Development program for educators. These credits are generally accepted.

Some districts require prior approval for re-certification and/or salary advancement. Attendees are responsible for obtaining any required pre-approvals from their district.

2019 Events

Location Dates
Kansas City, MO October 15-17, 2019 Register


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Daily Schedule

Day 1 – Tuesday
Registration Opens: 8:30 am
School Performance:  9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Lunch:     12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
School Performance:  1:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Day 2 – Wednesday
Informal Morning Mingle: 8:30 am
Embedded Training:   9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Lunch:     12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Advanced Tools:   1:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Day 3 – Thursday
Informal Morning Mingle: 8:30 am
Future Planning:   9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Lunch:     12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Class Optimization:   1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Training ends: 4:30 pm