Online teaching & alt-ac certifications?




In our newest “how can we help you?” thread, a regular reader asks:

Is this a certification that is meaningful? Does anyone know anything about it?

I have to confess that I don’t know much about this kind of thing. It might be good to hear from readers, including which kinds of certifications might be helpful for obtaining ‘alt-ac’ jobs in industries outside of the academy. Given how expensive these kinds of certifications appear to be, it might be worth hearing whether any of them are worth it, and if so, precisely which kinds. Alternatively, are there good free or low-cost options available that early-career academics should consider instead?

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