Hot Topic Resources

Muslim Youth of North America, MYNA has organized videos to build a resource bank for youth, Islamic studies teachers, youth directors  and parents. 


Professional Development

CISNA provides customized professional development. Our experts can train, coach and guide Islamic schools at all levels of growth. We provide training for board members, administrators, and teachers. ​

**Please note CISNA does not endorse any of the organizations or links listed below, they are strictly a collection of third-party resources. **
Professional Development Resources for:


Professional Development Resources for Teachers

Learning Policy Institute Effective Teacher Professional Development

6 PD Reads You Shouldn’t Miss by Edutopia

George Lucas Educational Foundation Teacher Development by Edutopia

ASCD PD Online

PBS Teacherline Professional Development

Class Measures

EdTeach Teacher’s

The Foreign Language Resource Center

Harvard’s Graduate School of Education

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

Ed2go Teacher Professional Development Online

Stanford Graduate School of Education Professional Development Opportunities for Teachers

National Geographic Education Professional Development Resources and Programs for K-12 Teaching and Learning

NEED National Energy Education Development Project Professional Development for Teachers

No Cost Summer Travel and Professional Development for Teachers by Edutopia

Center for STEM Education for Girls Teacher Professional Development Opportunities

Smithsonian Science Education Center Professional Development

University of Minnesota’s Institute for Global Studies

The Museum Institute for Teaching Science (MITS)


Institute for Professional Development

Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)

PLS 3rd Learning

Super Duper Publications


Atomic Learning

ETA hand2mind

Travel and Study Opportunities for Teachers

Arabic & Islamic Studies Teacher Professional Development

Qatar Foundation International (QFI)-Arabic Professional Development

American Association of Teachers of Arabic Professional Development

Concordia Language Villages – Arabic Professional Development

Online Arabic Teacher Training

National Capital Language Resource Center George Washington University, Georgetown University and the Center for Applied Linguistics (NCLRC) Arabic K-12 Teachers Network (Training and More)

American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL)-ARABIC Special Interest Group (SIG)

Penn State STARTALK Arabic Academy for Teachers

Arabic Professional Development by the Education Development Institute IB Models

Zaytuna Summer Arabic Intensive Program

Ribaat Islamic Studies Teacher Enrichment Program

Islamic Teacher Education Program

Graduate Theological Union (GTU)-Teaching Professional Development

Professional Development Opportunities for teachers

Duke Islamic Studies Summer Institute

Stanford Center to Support Excellence in Teaching-Institute on Islam

Mishkah University

Bayyinah Institute Summer Intensive

Al Maghrib Institute

Risala Foundation

ING -Islamic Networks Group

ALIM American Learning Institute for Muslims

Digital Islamic Humanities Project by Brown University

Art, CTE, and P.E. Teacher Professional Development

US Dept of Education Arts in Education PD

The Art of Education

National Art Education Association

Museum of Fine Arts Teacher Workshop

Texas Art Education Association

The J. Paul Getty Museum

Smithsonian American Art Museum SAAM Professional Development for Educators

Education Closet Online Trainings

California Guidebook for High Quality Professional Development in Arts Education

National Guild for Community Arts Education

SHAPE America P.E. PD

P.E. Central PD 

 PE PD Websites

Focused Fitness PD

The Physical Educator PD

Support Real Teachers P.E. PD

CTE Clearinghouse: Professional Development

CTE Professional Development


Counselor & Special Education Professional Development

American School Counselor Association Professional Development

American School Counselor Association Webinars

Texas Counseling Association CE Workshops

American Counseling Association Professional Development

Collegeboard Professional Development for Counselors

NACAC National Association for College Admissions Counseling PD

Washington School Counselor Association

Michigan School Counselor Association

North Carolina School Counselor Association

Missouri School Counselor Association

Pennsylvania School Counselors Association

Council for Exceptional Children

National Association of Special Education Teachers PD

TEA Region IV Special Education PD

Special Education Webinars from Education Week

Exceptional Child PD

ASCD Webinars for Sped