About Canter

Inspire Learning

Canter has been inspiring learning in teachers and their students since 1976. A pioneer in the field of online professional development for teachers, we continue to help teachers refresh their instruction and transform their classrooms. Thousands of teachers every year trust us to provide high-quality graduate courses that fit into the busiest of schedules. Our graduate courses can help:

  • Deepen your knowledge through reading critically acclaimed books on education issues and earn graduate credit with Read4Credit® courses.
  • Enhance your skills and increase your motivation through a research-based yet
    practical curriculum
  • Expand your perspectives through exposure to the latest thinking by nationally recognized educational experts
  • Increase your opportunities through graduate credit from a respected, accredited
    partner university
  • Advance your career with coursework that may meet requirements for license and certificate renewal as well as for salary increases

Mission and Values

We seek to inspire teachers so they can inspire the next generation of learners.


For more than 35 years, over 295,000 teachers have enhanced their instruction with Canter graduate courses.


Learn more about Canter, including new course offerings, through our latest news releases and press coverage.

Contact Us

Email: GradCourseStudent@Canter.net
Mail: Canter Courses
12975 Coral Tree Place
Los Angeles, CA 90066-7020