PLS 3rd Learning Classes Partners with Mercyhurst University





Buffalo, New York — PLS 3rd Learning is excited to announce a new partnership with Mercyhurst University to offer online and on-site graduate classes and professional development for educators beginning this summer.

Participants will have the opportunity to engage in interactive instruction through fully facilitated classes and professional learning opportunities in order to continue education, earn professional development recertification hours, or complete a Master’s Degree.

“Mercyhurst University’s Education Department is pleased to be partnering with PLS 3rd Learning to offer professional development opportunities for K-12 educators in both online and face-to-face environments,” said Dr. Leanne Roberts, dean of the Hafenmaier College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences.

“We very much look forward to working with Mercyhurst University to help prepare and support educators across the region,” said Donald J. Jacobs, Ph.D., CEO of PLS 3rd Learning. “This partnership will bring new depth to our shared mission of improving the life prospects of all students.”

On-site offerings begin with “Differentiated Instruction for Today’s Classroom®” beginning August 11th at Mercyhurst University.

For more information on course offerings, please visit the Mercyhurst/PLS 3rd Learning college partnership page.

About PLS 3rd Learning:
PLS 3rd Learning is an organization dedicated to the development and advancement of K-12 education. We are a team of educators and technology specialists who imagine, design, and deliver unique technology systems that inspire school leaders and teachers across the world.

About Mercyhurst University:
Mercyhurst University, founded in 1926 by the Sisters of Mercy, is a fully accredited, four-year, Catholic comprehensive institution for men and women in Erie, Pennsylvania. The university offers more than 60 undergraduate majors, nine graduate programs, and a variety of post-baccalaureate and advanced certificates. In addition, Mercyhurst provides certificate and associate degree offerings at branch campuses in North East, Corry and the Booker T. Washington Center. It also maintains an academic center in Dungarvan, Ireland. Learn more at