Breathe For Change

Earn Graduate-Level Professional Development Semester University Credits for Your Completion of Breathe For Change Training Programs

With Certificate of Completion from Breathe For Change you automatically qualify for:

  • 13 Semester Units/Credits for Breathe For Change 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training!
  • 10 Semester Units Credits For Breathe For Change 150-Hour Yoga Teacher Training and SEL*F Certification
  • 1 Semester Unit/Credit for the SEL Foundations Training!

PLEASE NOTE: You must wait until you have completed a Training Course before you register and you have 1 year from the date on your Certificate(s) of Completion to apply.

The registration process is quick and easy!

The cost is only $99 per graduate-level professional development semester credit. 

Two simple steps: 

Step 1

Get to know the policies of your school district regarding graduate-level professional growth courses, due dates, etc. Some districts require prior approval and some don’t. Districts vary in policy regarding whether or not they require embossed transcripts, and districts have different turn-in dates for salary advancement.

It is your responsibility to know your own district’s policies regarding dates you must submit grade reports for salary advancement and regarding their policy in accepting grade reports vs. formal transcripts. Please contact your personnel department for information.

Please note: It typically takes 6 – 8 weeks to obtain a transcript from the Registrar, so please plan to register and complete your coursework with this timeframe in mind

What information to provide your district should you need prior approval:

  1. University of the Pacific is fully accredited with Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
  2. Graduate-Level Professional Development Semester Credit Course Title(s) and Course Number(s) you have selected

Step 2

Register for University Credit based on the Breathe For Change Course(s) you completed:

Social-Emotional Learning Foundations Online Training: You may register for 1 unit/credit at the cost of $99.

Online Yoga Teacher Training: This course requires 200 hours of training. You may register for up to 13 credits. To do so you will register for three 4-unit courses plus one 1-unit course. The fee is $99 per unit. Therefore, the fee for each 4-unit course is $396. The fee for the 1-unit course is $99. Each course will a require a separate registration form.

Yoga Teacher Training and SELK*F Certification This course requires 150 hours of training. You may register for up to 10 credits. To do so you will register for two 4-unit courses plus one 2-unit course. The fee is $99 per unit. Therefore, the fee for each 4-unit course is $396. The fee for the 2-unit course will be $198. Each course will require a separate registration form.

We require two things:

  1. Registration forms – a separate form for each course
  2. Certificate(s) of Completion from Breathe For Change (valid from the past 12 months)

To Register:

  1. Registration form. Here is our new user-friendly registration form REGISTRATION FORM
  2. There is a spot on this new form to attached your Certificate(s) of Completion from Breathe For Change (from the past 12 months). Proof of Completion, if required (File types allowed: pdf, jpg, png, bmp, xls, xlsx)
    You will need to save the Certificate as a PDF, JPG etc (NO .doc or .docx) to your desktop before trying to attach it if it isn’t already. (We need this proof of completion before we may process your registration.)

Should you need to pay by check, mail Registration Form, Certificate of Completion & check (made out to University of the Pacific) to address below and use this registration Form

Courses4Teachers Inc. | University of the Pacific
Attn: Karin Alexander
1812 W. Burbank Avenue, #1031
Burbank, CA 91506
 

Choose from the course numbers and titles listed below.
Each title is available for 1 – 4 credits:

Note: Some titles begin with E DUP while others begin with P EDU. These are university prefixes to indicate graduate-level professional development semester-unit courses.

E DUP 9188: Promoting Social Emotional Learning and Growth
E DUP 9189: Social Emotional Learning Practices
E DUP 9191: Equity Teaching, Strategies and Curriculum
E DUP 9193: The Mindful Classroom
E DUP 9194: Peace and Productivity in the Classroom
E DUP 9195: Mindful Teacher Consciousness and Practice
E DUP 9300: Teaching Self-Compassion, Self-Care and Resilience
E DUP 9303: Teaching Respect, Responsibility and Integrity
E DUP 9305: Positive and Engaging Teacher Language

P EDU 9047: Effective Teaching Strategies and Motivational Lesson Plans
P EDU 9075: Positive Learning Environments: Fostering Social-Emotional Learning
P EDU 9079: Student-Driven Inquiry and Universal Design Learning
P EDU 9083: Developing Effective Teacher Language and Motivational Engagement Strategies
P EDU 9331: Management Matters
P EDU 9751: Stress Management Strategies to Enhance Student Learning

Grades and Transcripts:
Important: Should you have any questions about your grade or transcripts, please contact our Courses4Teachers office directly. Do NOT contact the University of the Pacific main campus as these registrations and grades are handled from this office. Our email is courses4teachers@courses4teachers.net

Procedure regarding processing and obtaining grades/transcripts:
After you receive your registration and documentation, you will receive an email from our Danville office within 5 business days. That email will be verification that the processing of your grade(s) has begun. Your grade(s) will go through many channels before it is finally posted with the Registrar. This process typically takes 6 – 8 weeks. As soon as your grade is posted with the Registrar you will receive an Unofficial Transcript in the mail, directly from the University of the Pacific Registrar. Some school districts may accept the letter emailed from our office stating your grade is being processed for immediate professional growth and salary increment credit. However, most school districts request the unofficial transcript from the Registrar, and some may request an embossed, sealed Official Transcript.

Please note: For more Official Transcript information click here.