Individuals with a Massachusetts professional license must earn at least 150 professional development points (PDPs) every five years to renew the license. Educators and supervisors will work together to create an Individual Professional Development Plan, which must include at least: – At least 15 PDPs in content (subject matter knowledge) – At least 15 PDPs […]


Teach n' Kids Learn (TKL) online courses are pre-approved by the Michigan Department of Education. To check our approved status, visit MI Department of Education SCECH catalog, and enter "TKL" as the program keyword. Pre-Approved SCECH courses are offered in partnership with our local partner Oakland Schools. Teach n' Kids Learn (TKL) is offering a [...]


Tiered Licensure Rules: On Oct. 8, 2018, the Minnesota Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board adopted rules governing tiered teacher licensure. The adopted rules were published in the State Register on Oct. 22, 2018 and went into effect on Oct. 27, 2018. To see all of PELSB’s rules governing teacher licensure, please visit The Office […]


Teach n’ Kids Learn (TKL) has partnered with William Carey University School of Education which is an Accreditation University in Mississippi. Courses provided for teachers in Mississippi will be worth 45 contact hours or 4.5 CEUs. (10 course contact hours = 1 CEU) Teach n' Kids Learn (TKL) is offering a 15% discount special for [...]


Depending on the number of years teaching and area of classification, Missouri educators must complete between 30 and 120 PD contact hours over four years (during initial certification years 1–4) or between 15 and 30 hours annually until exempt (during career certification years 5–99). Thirty (30) contact hours are required for an Initial Professional Certificate […]


Montana teachers must earn Office of Public Instruction (OPI) renewal units for updating license class. In most cases, 60 OPI renewal units or any combination of OPI renewal units and semester or quarter college credits are required to move classes. License Class 1-3: 60 OPI renewal units or any combination of OPI renewal units and […]


Nebraska teachers must have recent teaching experience or college credit hours for renewal of the teaching certificate. Listed below are three options to meet the requirement: Submit the Verification of Experience Form indicating teaching for one (1) year within the immediate past five (5) years half time (50%) or more in a legally operated school [...]


To renew your Standard or Professional Educator License, you must submit evidence of completion of six (6) semester hours of continuing education or six (6) professional development credits. Each credit is equal to 15 hours, which means over the course of the license each educator must obtain ninety (90) hours of continuing education. Credits may [...]

New Hampshire

New Hampshire teachers employed in a non-public or charter school without a Professional Development Master Plan must complete a minimum of 75 continuing education hours: 30 hours for each specific endorsement area held and 45 hours aligned with the Professional Education Requirements (Ed 505.07) within the three-year period prior to the renewal application date. The […]

New Jersey

New Jersey teachers must complete at least 20 hours of professional development each school year (replacing the previous requirement of 100 hours over five years) as a part of an individual Professional Development Plan (PDP). The move to a yearly hourly requirement ensures that PDPs are revisited each year and are aligned with the teacher’s […]

New Mexico

All first-year New Mexico educators will be issued a Level I Provisional Teacher License, which is a five-year non-renewable license. A Level I teacher must advance to Level II by completing a dossier or a summative evaluation application through the school district. A Level I teacher may advance to Level II after the third year […]

New York

State CTLE Provider - Teach n' Kids Learn (TKL) is an approved CTLE Professional Development Provide by the New York State Department of Education. Each of our comprehensive courses are approved to meet your 100 NYS License Re-certification requirement. Please make sure to review our state re-certification options. Teach n' Kids Learn (TKL) is offering [...]

North Carolina

The North Carolina Professional Educator’s Continuing License must be renewed every five years. (The 3-year Professional Educator’s Initial License is non-renewable). The renewal process ensures that professional educators licensed as school personnel continually update their professional knowledge and technical competency. Each professional educator’s license holder is responsible for knowing and satisfying their license renewal requirements. […]

North Dakota

For educators who currently hold a five-year license, the relicensing requirement is six semester hours of college coursework. Courses are required to relate to education and/or the area of licensure. Each 1 graduate credit = 1 semester hour For more information, visit the North Dakota Department of Education website.


Teach n’ Kids Learn (TKL) has partnered with Ashland University which is an Accreditation University in Ohio: Click here to find accredited institutions approved to offer Educator Preparation programs in the state of Ohio. Educators currently employed in an Ohio public school or district, chartered non-public school or community school are responsible for the design […]


Oklahoma educators can submit an Online Renewal Application to expedite the renewal process or if you prefer, submit the Application for Renewal of Oklahoma Standard Certificate form by mail to the Oklahoma State Department of Education along with a $50 processing fee (check, cashier’s check or money order) made payable to the Oklahoma State Department […]


Each license has various requirements for renewal, which include either 125 Professional Development Units (PDUs) for the renewal of a five-year license or 75 PDUs for a three-year license. You can earn PDUs by completing college courses, attending workshops and conferences, or participating in other learning activities intended to increase your effectiveness as an educator. […]


Teach n’ Kids Learn (TKL) is an approved ACT 48 Professional Development Provider for educators Grades K-12 by the Pennsylvania Department of Education. To check approved provider status, we are listed on the Pennsylvania Department of Education page as Teach n’ Kids Learn. Teach n' Kids Learn (TKL) is offering a 15% discount special for [...]

Rhode Island

In Rhode Island, we believe that high-quality professional learning (HQPL) consists of coherent learning experiences that are relevant, purposeful, systematic, and structured over a sustained period of time with the goal of improving and building upon educators’ practices and student outcomes. HQPL enables educators to impact student learning and well-being through the acquisition and application […]

South Carolina

A current, valid Professional certificate is issued for up to five school years and may be renewed based on eligible activities completed during the validity period. Please review the Expired Professional Certificates and Professional Certificate Extensions webpages for information on renewal eligibility beyond the validity of a Professional certificate. Educators must earn a minimum of […]