K-12 Face-to-Face Facilitator Certification for APP (K-12 AFFC)

K-12 APP Face-to-face facilitator certification with QM flag

K-12 Face-to-Face Facilitator Certification for APP (K-12 AFFC)

Become certified to facilitate the K-12 APP face-to-face for your organization when you complete this course and your organization has a K-12 Training License.
Course Length:
3 weeks
Delivery Mode:
Online (Asynchronous + Synchronous Component)
Fee with Membership:

The K-12 AFFC is an intensive, three week long online course that prepares participants to serve in the role of QM Certified K-12 APPQMR Face-to-Face Facilitator. This course extends understanding of the QM Rubric to a level of expertise that will allow participants to facilitate the face-to-face (F2F) Applying the QM Rubric (K-12 APP) workshop at their organizations. It includes 21 days of course content, and a synchronous meeting with your facilitator to allow for demonstration of mastery. Upon completion of this certification, the K-12 APP workshop may be delivered by Certified Face-to-Face Facilitators at their organizations.

This course is delivered entirely online. All work will be completed using the QM learning management system.

Learning Objectives
  1. Articulate the foundational concepts of Quality Matters.
  2. Facilitate the K-12 Applying the QM Rubric workshop face-to-face.
  3. Identify the logistics of facilitating the K-12 Applying the QM Rubric workshop face-to-face.
  1. Successful completion of the K-12 Applying the QM Secondary Rubric (K-12 APP)
  2. Successful completion of the K-12 Reviewer Course (K-12 RC)
What Participants Need
  • Current K-12 Training License held by your organization
  • Organization approval. The QM Coordinator (plus lead QMC if part of a consortium), and the participant must sign and submit to QM the "Participant Confidentiality and Facilitator Responsibilities" document. The document must be submitted to QM within 3 days of the start of the session. Participants in the K-12 AFFC can download the form prior to the start of their session to obtain signatures.
  • Approximately 8-10 hours per week (more if revisions are required)
Synchronous Session Info

One 30-minute session will be scheduled with the facilitator when the course begins.

Offered as Online Dedicated
Offered as F2F Dedicated
Special Notes

The K-12 Face-to-Face Facilitator Certification for APP Course is currently an open enrollment course. Participants have 24 hours from time of registration to begin the course and must complete the course within three weeks.