Online education courses for teachers

For all subject areas


There are 2 courses available:

- Self Publishing an Education eBook and Print Book

- Create Your Own Self Publishing Education Book Business                     

  • Learn a clear pathway to making a living from your education writing
  • Do you have the start of an idea for an education writing business that you would like to develop?
  • Would you like to create an asset through your education writing?
  • Have you been creating resources for your students and faculty that you would like to earn a living from?
  • Ever wondered how to set up your own  business in self publishing for education?
  • Want to know how to get started?
  • Want to save yourself time and money by accessing valuable information and contacts for creating a income from your education writing?
  • Want to know how to publish your writing as ebooks on worldwide distribution networks like Amazon and Kobo and sell your writing all over the world?

 

It's taken me a while to get my head around how to earn an income from writing for the education market. I thought you might benefit from my experience, so I created two online courses for you to learn all you need to know about writing an education ebook and developing, creating and marketing your writing for the education market online.

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Click on the following links for more information about the courses.

What are they about?

Who are they for?

How is are they delivered?

What dates are they delivered?

What do they cost?

How do I register?

What are they about?

Self Publishing an Education eBook and Print Book



I will guide you through the process of writing and publishing an education ebook and print book for your subject area. I have combined the knowledge and skills I have developed as an education writer and publisher through experience and studying a Master of Publishing at Sydney University into a practical course to make it easier for you to write and publish an education ebook and/or print book.

The information you will learn in this course will save you an enormous amount of time and money.

This course is hands on. I take you through the development of ideas and the writing, editing  and book production stages.


By the end of the course you will:

  • write a plan for you ebook and or print book, including chapter outlines
  • appropriately structure your content for each chapter
  • develop knowledge of effective teaching strategies for ebooks/print books
  • develop skills in writing, editing, formatting and publishing your print and ebooks and/or website content
  • write a draft for three chapters for your education ebook/print book
  • have three chapters edited and proofread
  • develop knowledge of and skills in using applications to make ebooks and print books, such as Ibooks Author.

Create Your Own Self Publishing Education Book Business



Whether writing for the education market is something you would like to do part time or full time, this comprehensive and interactive course is all you need to start earning an income from your creativity. 

I will take you through the process of creating your own education online book business for your area of interest. You could write for any subject area, for example, English, Science or Mathematics. The information you will learn in this course will save you an enormous amount of time and money. 

This course focuses on using the internet to promote your self published writing, but will also look at other options available to you, such as publishing with an established publisher.

This course is hands on. I take you through the development of ideas, creating a website, writing, editing and publishing print books and ebooks, distribution channels and marketing strategies.

By the end of the course you will:

  • create a Basic Business Plan
  • establish or develop a concept/idea for your business
  • write a plan for your website
  • develop knowledge of writing, editing, formatting and publishing your print and ebooks and/or website content
  • understand distribution channels available to you, how to access them and how to publish your work on them
  • choose marketing strategies, including Search Engine Optimisation (SEO), for your writing product
  • create a Social Media Plan and campaign
  • develop strategies for managing your business
  • obtain quick and easy tips on promoting your writing product
  • develop network opportunities with colleagues 
  • identify some psychological barriers to creating and promoting your resources and possible strategies for overcoming them
  • obtain a data base of contacts for websites, writing, marketing, business information and industry contacts
  • obtain links to industry experts.
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Who are they for?

The courses are for all teachers, including pre-school, primary, secondary and tertiary teachers, specialising in all subject areas. If you have been creating resources for your students or faculty and you think they could be of benefit to other students and teachers, then these courses are for you.

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How are they delivered?

The online courses are for teachers who would prefer the flexibility of working through the course over time.

You can access the courses at another time if the scheduled time does not suit you. The courses are open for 12 weeks. You will be sent a welcome letter with logon details once payment is received. 

The courses have been designed to give you valuable information and to develop your skills in education book writing or developing an education book business. The facilitator (Shelley McNamara) will work with you individually. The writing course include editing/proofreading and the business course includes mentoring.

We use the Qwiller website to facilitate the online courses. The courses include interactive media, such as videos, webinars and weblink. 

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What dates are they delivered?


Often dates will be set, but the courses can begin at a date suitable to you.

2017 dates

- Self Publishing an Education eBook and Print Book - Monday July 3

- Create Your Own Self Publishing Education Book Business - Monday Aug 7

Duration: 12 weeks

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What do they cost?

The courses costs $600 each. Alternatively click here to contact me to discuss payment options and/or arrangements. Click here to refer a friend. Click here to purchase the course.

Early bird price: $500

- Writing an Education eBook and Print Book - till Monday June 5

- Create Your Own Online Education Book Business - till Monday Aug 3

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How do I register?

You can register for the courses by submitting your payment. Click here to purchase the course. Once we receive payment, we will send you login details close to the start date. You can also register your interest for future course occurrences. Click here to register your interest. 

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