State Alignment


Teach n’ Kids Learn (TKL) is pleased to provide the following comprehensive online courses listed below for educators within the state of Arizona Each course is directly aligned to the Arizona College and Career Ready Standards and Standards for Professional Learning.

TKL has two clock hour course options available. Completion of each of the comprehensive online courses will earn educators either 25 or 45 Clock Hours of professional development. Teachers selecting the graduate credit level may earn semester credits for certification renewal purposes at the discretion of the employing district or Regional Superintendent.

Renewable certificates may be renewed with proof of 15 clock hours of professional development activities for each year of the certificate term. One semester hour of college coursework is equivalent to 15 clock hours of professional development activities. You may complete the clock hours or semester hours in various increments per year.

A certificate may be renewed six months prior to its expiration date and up to one year after it expires. If your certificate has expired for more than one year you must reapply for certification under the requirements in effect at the time of re-application, unless you apply for renewal under the Experienced Educator Option. Applicants who apply under the Experienced Educator option must have a renewable certificate which has expired for at least two years but not more than ten years.

For more information, visit the Arizona Department of Education website.