Online Professional Learning Module Help:

Navigating Through the Module:

All of the pages for this professional learning module are listed in the Table of Contents at the left. You can access any page through the corresponding link on the left.

In addition, you may use the next and previous buttons at the bottom of any page to navigate to other pages. Refer to the illustration below:

Navigation links shown on the left table of contents as well as the bottom of each page.

System Requirements

The Brokers of Expertise Web site is optimized for the following Web browsers: Google Chrome, Microsoft® Internet Explorer 8.0 or higher, Mozilla Firefox (ESR recommended), and Safari 5.0 or higher.

You may encounter problems viewing professional development content or resources if you use an earlier version or a Web browser that is not listed above. Visit one of the following links to upgrade your browser to a current version:


Plug-ins are additional software programs that allow your Web browser to perform special functions, like viewing audio or video clips. Some of the materials available through the professional learning modules may require a particular plug-in to access content. You can find links to download and install some frequently-used plug-ins here:

Need Help? Contact the Brokers of Expertise Help Desk if you have questions or need assistance. You may use the contact form or send help requests to

iPad Compatibility

To view the video content and some of the module page content on an iOS device (iPad/iPhone), you will need to download an App from the iTunes store that displays Flash on your device. There are a number of apps to choose from to utilize Adobe Flash features throughout the modules. You can Google options for Flash on an iOS device for additional information and suggestions. Here is one site with information about available options:
Please note that none of the applications can be recommended or endorsed by Brokers of Expertise or the California Department of Education.

Pop-up Windows

Pop-up windows, or “pop-ups,” are windows that appear when you click on certain links throughout the module. You may not be able to see these windows if you have a “pop-up blocker” or have disabled pop-ups in your Web browser. Please enable pop-up windows in your Web browser preferences so that you can see all content in this module.

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