Virginia - Educator Preparation and Licensure: Teacher Licensure Renewal

Area: 
Teacher Licensure Renewal
Policy Type: 
Rule
Summary: 

Teachers must complete professional development activities in order to renew their certificate.

Body: 

Each license holder is required to earn 180 professional development points from eight options. In addition, individuals are required to complete the following:
1. The Child Abuse Recognition and Intervention Training tutorial
2. Technology Standards for Instructional Personnel.
3. There is a $25 fee for renewal. Checks must be made out to the Treasurer of Virginia.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/10/2016