Delaware - Educator Preparation and Licensure: Teacher Licensure Renewal

Teacher Licensure Renewal
Policy Type: 

In order to renew a certificate teachers must complete 90 clock hours of professional development.


Educators must complete 90 hours of professional development over the five year life of their license to be eligible to renew their Continuing License. The hours may be accumulated through a variety of means. For teachers, the professional development should relate to one or more of the following topics: Content knowledge, human development/learning, diverse learners, communication, learning environment, planning for instruction, instructional strategies, assessment, professional growth, professional relationships, educational technology, or professional conduct.

Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
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